Rhode Island tops St. Bonaventure with four in double figures
OLEAN, N.Y. (AP)—Will Daniels scored 24 points to lead Rhode Island over St. Bonaventure, 89-77 in Atlantic 10 basketball.
Jimmy Baron added 18 points and Parfait Bitee scored 16 points and had six assists. Joe Mbang finished with 11 points and seven rebounds for the Rams (17-3, 3-2).
For the Bonnies (6-13, 0-5), Zarryon Fereti scored 26 points, shooting 5-of-9 from 3-point range. Tyler Relph had 16 points and Tyler Benson added 11. DLancy Carter had 10 rebounds.
The Rams held their biggest lead 42-21 with 4:13 left in the first half. The Bonnies pulled within nine points with 3:36 to play, but Rhode Island hit 10 of 14 free throws to keep the lead.