Nuga scores 23 to lead Kent State over Buffalo 84-81
KENT, Ohio (AP)– Mike Nuga had 23 points as Kent State narrowly defeated Buffalo 84-81 on Tuesday.
Kent State led 47-26 at halftime, but tracked 81-75 with 2:02 staying. Nuga tied it at 81 on a layup and he made 3 of 4 complimentary throws in the final 14 seconds.
Justyn Hamilton had 16 points for Kent State (7-3, 4-2 Mid-American Conference), which made its fourth straight win. Tervell Beck added 12 points and seven rebounds, and Malique Jacobs had 7 rebounds and six helps.
Buffalo amounted to 55 second-half points, a season high.
Josh Mballa had 22 points and seven takes for the Bulls (5-5, 3-3). Jeenathan Williams included 20 points and 8 rebounds, and Ronaldo Segu had 19 points. Jayvon Graves, who was second on the Bulls in scoring entering the contest with 17 points per game, scored just five points on 2-of-12 shooting.
For more AP college basketball protection: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP– Top25
This was created by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATISTICS LLC, https://www.stats.com
Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material might not be published, broadcast, rewritten or rearranged without authorization.
0 comments Tags Wire Dcc Sports College Basketball College Sports Men’s Basketball Guy’s Sports Men’s College Basketball