Buffalo beats Northern Illinois 68-46

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AMHERST, N.Y. (AP)—Rodney Pierce led Buffalo with 15 points in a 68-46 win over Northern Illinois in Mid-American Conference basketball Saturday.

Andy Robinson scored 12 points and grabbed seven rebounds. Vadim Fedotov added another 10 points for Buffalo.

Darion Anderson led Northern Illinois (6-15, 2-7) with a game-high 16 points. Mike DiNunno also scored 10 for the Huskies.

Buffalo (16-5, 8-1) managed to keep an opponent under 50 points for the second time in one week. Northern Illinois went just 18-of-48 from the field while committing 20 turnovers which the Bulls converted into 26 points.

Buffalo also dominated the boards, out-rebounding Northern Illinois 44-28. Eleven different Bulls found their way onto the score sheet as Buffalo?s reserves contributed 37 points.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Northern Illinois
Darion Anderson Darion Anderson
7-16,  16 Pts
3 Rebs, 0 Assists
 Buffalo
Andy Robinson Andy Robinson
4-7,  12 Pts
7 Rebs, 1 Assists

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