St. Bonaventure beats Davidson 97-85

SAINT BONAVENTURE, N.Y. (AP) Jaylen Adams scored a career-high 30 points and St. Bonaventure beat Davidson 97-85 in an Atlantic-10 opener on Saturday.

Adams was 7 of 13 from the floor with five 3-pointers and 11 of 11 from the line with six rebounds and four assists. Marcus Posley scored 19 points, Denzel Gregg had 13, Dion Wright added 12 and Derrick Woods chipped in with 11 for the Bonnies (9-3).

Jordan Watkins scored 23 to lead Davidson (8-4). Jack Gibbs had 18 points and eight assists, Peyton Aldridge had 18 with eight rebounds and Andrew McAuliffe added 11 points.

It was tied at 43 at halftime and Davidson snuck out to a six-point lead after Watkins' 3-pointer 4:27 after the break. The Bonnies trailed until 4:54 left, when Gregg hit a 3 to make it 78-75.

A 12-1 run put St. Bonaventure up by 10 points with 2:09 left, and the Bonnies made 11 of 12 from the line from that point to ice it.

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide—from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Andy Staples, Grant Wahl, and more—delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.