Fordham Downs Manhattan 79-75 - Match Report

Jon Severe went off for 30 points and added 5 rebounds leading Fordham to a 79-75 win over Manhattan on Tuesday at Draddy Gymnasium.

Fordham was a 12.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Fordham got 21 points from Branden Frazier and another 17 points from Mandell Thomas. Branden Frazier contributed 5 assists, while Mandell Thomas cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Manhattan got a 24-point performance from George Beamon, who was supported by 12 points from Rhamel Brown. CJ Jones had 3 assists in a losing cause for Manhattan, while George Beamon grabbed 11 rebounds.

Fordham led at halftime, 43-39.

The rebound battle favored Manhattan as they grabbed 45 boards, while Fordham only had 42.