Ohio vs Buffalo Recap - Ohio Wins 73-70
|Ohio vs Buffalo Recap - Ohio Wins 73-70|
Maurice Ndour scored 17 points leading Ohio to a 73-70 victory over Buffalo at Alumni Arena on Saturday.
Bettors who backed Ohio were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 5.5 at sportsbooks.
Ohio got 17 points from Nick Kellogg and another 9 points from Javarez Willis. Javarez Willis contributed 5 assists, while Jon Smith cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Buffalo got an 18-point performance from Javon McCrea, who was supported by 13 points from Shannon Evans. Jarod Oldham had 6 assists in a losing cause for Buffalo, while Javon McCrea grabbed 8 rebounds.
Ohio hit the break leading 37-35 before taking care of business in the second half.
Buffalo had a 36-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.