Bowling Green 69, Marshall 64
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP)—John Reimold scored 22 points Thursday night to lead Bowling Green to a 69-64 win over Marshall.
Reimold got a key offensive rebound and hit Germain Fitch for a lay-up to give Bowling Green the lead for good with 48 seconds left.
Josh Almanson and Cory Eyink joined Reimold in double-figures for Bowling Green (8-2, 2-0 Mid-American Conference) with 17 and 14 points respectively.
A.W. Hamilton led Marshall (2-9, 0-3) by tying his career-high with 17 points. Mark Patton added 12 and Joe Miles scored 10 in the loss, Marshall’s eighth in nine games.
Reimold, a preseason, All-MAC selection, had 14 of his 22 points in the second half, becoming the 33rd player in Bowling Green history to score 1,000 points.
Fitch’s lay-up came after Marshall tightened the defense and scored six straight points to tie the game at 60.<