McCrea, Buffalo top Kent State 78-69
FEB 22, 2014 3:12p ET
Buffalo (16-8, 10-4 Mid-American) used a 16-2 second-half run to open a 61-49 lead. Kent State (15-12, 6-8) cut the lead to 72-67 with 2:12 remaining, but McCrea answered with a three-point play as Buffalo pulled away.
McCrea's point total gave him 1,920 career points, passing Rasaun Young's record of 1,908.
McCrea also had 11 rebounds. Will Regan added 15 points and Justin Moss had 12.
The Bulls overcame an early 19-7 deficit, as McCrea's 16 first-half points helped Buffalo to a 33-32 halftime lead.
Buffalo entered the game 0-16 at the M.A.C. Center.