Recap - Manhattan Defeats Saint Peter's 74-62
|Recap - Manhattan Defeats Saint Peter's 74-62|
Manhattan got a 28-point performance from George Beamon, who added 10 rebounds as Manhattan ran past Saint Peter's 74-62 on Thursday at Yanitelli Center.
Manhattan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9-point spread as favorites.
Manhattan got 13 points from Michael Alvarado and another 9 points from Shane Richards. Tyler Wilson contributed 3 assists, while George Beamon cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Saint Peter's got 17 points from Desi Washington in a losing cause and another 15 points from Marvin Dominique. Trevis Wyche contributed 3 assists for them, while Quadir Welton had 5 rebounds.
Manhattan hit the break leading 30-25 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Manhattan as they grabbed 38 boards, while Saint Peter's only had 31.