Harris’s double-double lifts Buffalo past Miami (OH) 82-66
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jeremy Harris scored 23 points and had 10 rebounds and CJ Massinburg added a double-double and Buffalo pulled away in the second half to beat Miami (OH) 82-66 on Saturday.
Buffalo (12-5, 4-0 Mid-American Conference) led 34-33 at halftime and started the second half with a 16-7 run with Harris scoring eight points for a 50-40 lead. Harris added a dunk and a layup, Jayvon Graves made a 3, and the Bulls extended the lead to 57-42 with 12:44 left.
Miami (9-8, 2-2) reeled off six-straight points to reduce the deficit to nine, but Montell McCrae made a 3 with 9:44 remaining and the Bulls led by double digits the rest of the way. Massinburg had 14 points and 11 rebounds, Nick Perkins had 15 and Wes Clark, 14.
Nike Sibande scored 16 points for the RedHawks, Darrian Ringo, 14, Jalen Adaway 10 and Dalonte Brown grabbed 10 rebounds.