- Associated Press - Saturday, December 20, 2014

RIVERDALE, N.Y. (AP) - Shane Richards scored 20 points and made four free throws on one trip to spark Manhattan’s late run past Morgan State 73-69 on Saturday night.

Morgan State’s Blake Bozeman was called for a personal foul and technical foul on the same play with 3:02 left, sending Richards to the foul line. Richards tied the game by making all four and sparked a 12-4 run to close out the game.

Tyler Wilson gave Manhattan (3-7) the lead for good with a layup on the Jaspers’ next possession and they made 4 of 6 free throws in the final 30 seconds.

Emmy Andujar added 16 points, six assists and five rebounds for Manhattan and broke a scoring drought of over six minutes on a layup with 4:25 to go.

Morgan State (2-10) added five straight points after Andujar’s layup to complete a 12-2 run, leading 65-61.

Zech Smith led the Bears with 19 points and 15 rebounds.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More

Click to Hide