Fuller leads Binghamton over New Hampshire
VESTAL, N.Y. (AP)—Reggie Fuller scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to pace Binghamton to a 70-69 overtime win over New Hampshire on Sunday in America East basketball.
The Bearcats (19-8, 12-3) didn’t make a field goal and missed four free throws in overtime in front of a crowd of the university said was a record 5,222.
Emanuel Mayben, who finished with 15 points, forced the overtime with a three-pointer with 26 seconds in regulation, capping an eight-point rally and tying the game at 64-64.
Alvin Abreu scored 23 points for New Hampshire (11-15, 6-8), Tyrece Gibbs had 20 and Tyrone Conley scored 12.
In overtime, a pair of D.J. Rivera free throws put Binghamton ahead 70-67 with 1:16 left. He finished with 21 for the Bearcats.
Eric Gilchrese made two New Hampshire free throws with 26 seconds left to close within 70-69. After two missed free throws by Binghamton’s Brandon Herbert, Gilchrese’s jumper missed with four seconds left and went out of bounds.