Scores

Final

St. Bonaventure 70

(5-3, 1-3 away)

Arkansas State 73

(5-3, 0-2 Sun Belt)

3:05 PM ET, December 8, 2012

Convocation Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas

1 2 T
SBON 28 4270
ARST 42 3173

Top Performers

St. Bonaventure: C. Johnson 19 Pts, 3 Reb

Arkansas State: B. Peterson 18 Pts, 13 Reb

Arkansas St. 73, St. Bonaventure 70

Associated Press

JONESBORO, Ark. -- Brandon Peterson and Raeford Worsham scored 18 points apiece to help Arkansas State beat St. Bonaventure 73-70 on Saturday.

Peterson was 7 of 10 from the field and posted a double-double with 11 rebounds. Worsham was 6 of 11 from the field and had a pair of steals. Rakeem Dickerson added 12 points for the Red Wolves (5-3).

Arkansas State led 42-28 at halftime. In the second half, the Bonnies erased a 17-point deficit and held a 70-68 lead with the ball. Worsham made one of his steals and tied the game at 70. On the Bonnies next possession, Chris Johnson missed a 3-pointer, but Ed Townsel hit one for Arkansas State, giving them the win.

Johnson scored a career-high 19 points for the Bonnies (5-3). Matthew Wright made 13 and Charlon Kloof 10. Demitrius Conger had 12 rebounds and eight points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SBON
ARST
Points 70 73
FG Made-Attempted 24-57 (.421) 24-52 (.462)
3P Made-Attempted 6-24 (.250) 5-17 (.294)
FT Made-Attempted 16-23 (.696) 20-25 (.800)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 4 17

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