James Madison 70, Miami (Ohio) 69
Devon Moore made the second of two free throws with 2.9 seconds
left to lift James Madison past Miami (Ohio) 70-69 on Saturday.
Miami’s Julian Mavunga caught the inbounds pass at half court,
but his 40-foot heave missed to give the Dukes (20-9) the victory.
James Madison reached 20 wins in a season for the first time since
the 1981-82 season.
Julius Wells finished with 16 points to lead four other James
Madison players who scored in double figures. Humpty Hitchens
scored 15 points, Moore had 12 points and six assists, Andrey
Semenov pitched in with 11 and Denzel Bowles added 10.
Mavunga had a career-high 24 points, shooting 4 of 6 from beyond
the arc for the RedHawks (14-13), who had their five-game winning
streak snapped. Allen Roberts scored 12 points and had eight
rebounds, while Nick Winbush had a double-double with 11 points and