Penn 65, Binghamton 54

Miles Cartwright scored 15 points and Fran Dougherty scored 11

while grabbing 13 rebounds as Pennsylvania ended a five-game losing

streak with a 65-54 nonconference victory over Binghamton on

Wednesday night.

The Quakers (2-5) never trailed, but the Bearcats (2-5) kept the

lead to single digits until the final 5:26.

Penn increased its lead to 13 points, 62-49, on a layup by

Dougherty with 2:43 left.

Both teams shot poorly in the second half, with Penn hitting 25

percent (6 of 24) and Binghamton 22.2 percent (6 of 27). Penn shot

34.5 percent (20 of 58) for the game, Binghamton 29.3 percent (17

of 58).

Jordan Reed scored 17 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead

Binghamton, which had won its last two games after starting the

season with four losses. Alex Ogundadegbe grabbed 12 rebounds for

the Bearcats.