RIVERDALE, N.Y. -- Umar Shannon scored 25 points, including a pair of free throws that forced the game into overtime, as Quinnipiac edged Manhattan 90-86 on Sunday.
Shannon, who was 8 of 13 from the penalty stripe, tied the game at 77 with 21 seconds left in regulation after Quinnipiac (12-7, 7-3 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) blew a 10-point second half lead. The Bobcats took control in OT with an 11-3 spurt and Shannon protected it down the stretch by draining four more free throws in the final 30 seconds.
Manhattan (14-5, 7-3) went on a 13-0 run to take a 73-70 lead with under 3 minutes to play.
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