Buffalo 66, Cent. Michigan 62
Javon McCrea scored 16 points leading four Buffalo players in
double figures, and the Bulls won their seventh straight game by
beating Central Michigan 66-62 Wednesday night.
McCrea also had 10 rebounds for Buffalo (15-6, 8-2
Mid-American). Mitchell Watt scored 15 points, Zach Filzen had 12
points and Auraum Nuiriankh scored 11 for the Bulls, who have won
four MAC road games in a row for the first time.
Olivier Mbaigoto scored 18 to lead all scorers for the Chippewas
(7-16, 2-8), who have lost eight in a row after winning their first
two MAC games. Three Central Michigan players – Austin Keel, Austin
McBroom and Derek Jackson – scored 11 points.
Buffalo outrebounded the Chippewas 48-27 and held CMU to 32
percent shooting from the field, but the Bulls struggled at the
free-throw line, making just 10 of 23 attempts, to keep it