<
>

St. Bonaventure 82, Buffalo 79

ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. -- Matthew Wright turned a late steal into a go-ahead layup with 24 seconds left to lift St. Bonaventure to an 82-79 victory over Buffalo Saturday night.

The Bonnies (4-2) trailed 79-76 following Jarod Oldham's free throw for the Bulls (2-7) with 1:33 left. Demetrius Conger cut the deficit to 79-78 with a steal and dunk, and on the ensuing trip up the floor, Wright took the ball from Tony Watson and 3 seconds later tossed in the go-ahead bucket.

Conger stole the ball from Oldham on the next possession with 8 seconds left and hit two free throws in the waning seconds to ice the win.

Buffalo had four turnovers in the final 67 seconds.

Conger finished with 20 points and Wright with 11. Chris Johnson had 14 points and four steals for the Bonnies.

Oldham led Buffalo with 20 points, and Javon McCrea had 13 points and 11 rebounds.

NCAAM News

  • Remembering Len Bias

    On June 19, 1986, former first-team All-American forward Len Bias died at the age of 22. Take a look back at what made him one of the best basketball stars during his playing days at Maryland.

  • Ben Simmons' letter to his father

    On Father's Day, NBA draft prospect Ben Simmons pens a letter to his father thanking him for all that he has done for him.

  • Chad Ford's best under-the-radar draft prospect

    ESPN NBA draft insider Chad Ford breaks down which prospect would be a great value pick that is not getting enough attention.