St. Bonaventure rolls over South Carolina State 64-45
SAINT BONAVENTURE, N.Y. (AP) Marcus Posley scored 26 points with three rebounds and four steals as St. Bonaventure notched its fourth straight win, rolling over South Carolina State 64-45 on Saturday.
Posley finished with 9-of-24 shooting for the Bonnies (7-2), including 5 of 14 from distance. Dion Wright added 14 points and 10 rebounds and Nelson Kaputo had 12 points with seven assists and seven rebounds.
The Bonnies averaged 34.8 percent shooting from the field and 64.7 percent from the line. They made just 7 of 25 (28 percent) from beyond the arc.
But it was enough to beat the South Carolina State, which averaged 28.3 percent from the field including 3 of 20 (15 percent) from distance.
St. Bonaventure surged to a 41-20 lead at the break and cruised to the win.