Siena Defeats Manhattan 66-63 - Recap
Siena earned a 66-63 victory over Manhattan on Friday, getting 18 points from Rakeem Brookins at Times Union Center.
Siena won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as underdogs.
Siena got 14 points from Trenity Burdine and another 13 points from Rob Poole. Evan Hymes contributed 6 assists, while Rob Poole cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Manhattan got 16 points from Michael Alvarado in a losing cause and another 13 points from Rhamel Brown. Michael Alvarado contributed 5 assists for them, while Shane Richards had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Siena were victorious, as the score was 30-27 at the break.
Siena had a 37-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.