St. Bonaventure shuts down Memphis 62-47

The Associated Press

OLEAN, N.Y. (AP) Andrew Nicholson led four St. Bonaventure players in double figures with 14 points and the Bonnies defeated Richmond 62-47 on Saturday night.

The Bonnies (12-7, 5-2 Atlantic 10 Conference) held Richmond (12-10, 3-4) to just 26.5 percent shooting (13 of 49) and its lowest point total in almost four years. Richmond, which was coming off a 102-58 win over Fordham on Wednesday, last scored as few as 47 in a 61-47 loss to Saint Joseph's on March 13, 2008.

Against Fordham, Richmond made 16 3-pointers, and was held to just 6 of 22 on Saturday.

Charlon Kloof and Chris Johnson added 11 points each and Demitrius Conger chipped in 10 for St. Bonaventure.

The Bonnies shot 52 percent in the first half (13 of 25) and led 34-27 at halftime

Kendall Anthony was Richmond's only double-figure scorer with 21 points on 7-of-12 shooting.

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