McCrea, Buffalo roll past Miami (Ohio) 75-62

The Associated Press

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) -- Javon McCrea scored 25 points - moving into second place on Buffalo's all-time scoring list - and grabbed 11 rebounds as the Bulls beat Miami (Ohio) 75-62 Wednesday night.

McCrea made 12 of 14 field goals, including a layup with 12:41 left in the first half which moved him past Jim Horne - who scored 1,833 points from 1951-55 - and gave Buffalo 17-8 lead. McCrea now sits 51 points behind Rasaun Young, who scored 1,908 career points.

The Bulls (14-7, 8-3 Mid-American) never trailed and out-rebounded the RedHawks 40-25.

Will Felder's jumper with 7:25 to play pulled Miami (9-13, 5-6) within three, but McCrea scored nine points during an 11-4 spurt that gave Buffalo a 70-60 lead with 1:19 left.

Jaryd Eustace paced the RedHawks with 17 points. Felder added 13 and eight boards.

Joshua Freelove scored 16 in the win.

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