LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. -- Marquis Wright shot from his hip with less than a second to play to hit the winning basket Tuesday and Siena beat St. Bonaventure 72-70 in a nail-biter.
St. Bonaventure had the ball and a chance to win with 9 seconds to go but turned it over. After a Siena timeout, Wright got the ball, shot from his hip and swished it with two-tenths of a second left.
Siena led 48-38 at the half, but the Bonnies tied it at 70 with 1:16 to play on a free throw by Matthew Wright. Ndoye got a rebound and the chance but lost the ball, setting up the buzzer-beater.
Florida State's student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.
The second annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, eight games between members of the Big East and Big Ten to be played Nov. 14-18, will feature Villanova at Purdue in the opener.
Michael Lewis is leaving his assistant coaching job at Butler to take the same position at Nebraska under Tim Miles.