Adams leads St. Bonaventure to 75-67 win over Yale
SAINT BONAVENTURE, N.Y. (AP) Jaylen Adams scored 25 points while dishing out nine assists with six steals to lead St. Bonaventure to a 75-67 win over Yale on Saturday afternoon.
St. Bonaventure (7-2) trailed at the half but pulled away in the second period 50-38 to ease to the win.
Adams hit two treys and Josh Ayeni hit a jumper and added a free throw to start a 16-4 run that gave the Bonnies a 46-37 lead at the 13:13 mark. Yale (6-6) never regained the lead.
Adams drilled 4 of 7 from distance and was 9 of 9 from the free throw line. Cortney Stockard came off the bench to add 13 points with six rebounds and Ayeni finished with 12 points. Matt Mobley added 11 for St. Bonaventure, which has won four straight and seven of its last eight games.
Alex Copeland had 17 points to lead Yale. Blake Reynolds and Paul Atkinson added 14 apiece.