No. 20 Buffalo rolls in MAC opener, 74-58 over EMU
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Nick Perkins has a good idea of how the rest of the Mid-American Conference feels about facing Buffalo this season.
"When you've got a national ranking, everybody wants to beat you," the 6-foot-8 senior said.
The 20th-ranked Bulls were ready for their first MAC test of 2018-19. Montell McRae scored a career-high 18 points and Perkins added 15 to lift Buffalo to an easy 74-58 win over Eastern Michigan on Friday night.
No. 25 Buffalo pulls away for 62-53 win at Southern Illinois
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Ranked in the Top 25 for the first time in school history, Buffalo showed its staying power with another road win.
Montell McRae and Jeremy Harris each scored 11 points and No. 25 Buffalo pulled away for a 62-53 victory at Southern Illinois on Monday night.
Buffalo cruises to 88-54 win over Div. II Central Penn
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — James Reese scored 18 points with six rebounds and six assists as Buffalo cruised to an 88-54 win over Division II Central Pennsylvania College on Saturday.
CJ Massinburg had 13 points and 11 rebounds for the Bulls (6-3). Montell McRae added another 13 points, Jayvon Graves had 11 points and six assists and Jeremy Harris added 10 points with 10 rebounds.
The team averaged 48 percent shooting from the floor compared to 32 percent for Central Penn.
Massinburg leads Buffalo to 81-76 win over Jacksonville St.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — CJ Massinburg had 25 points, six rebounds and five assists and Nick Perkins scored 16 points to help Buffalo beat Jacksonville State 81-76 on Wednesday night.
Davonta Jordan added 11 points and Montell McRae scored 10 for Buffalo, which is 2-0 for the first time since the 2011-12 season.