LOCAL COLLEGE BASKETBALL ROUNDUP
UB MEN 107, MERCY 81
BRIDGEPORT — The Purple Knights made 14 three-pointers in an ECC win over the Mavericks.
Bridgeport shot 14 of 37 (37.8 percent) from three-point range and 13 of the 15 players who got in the game for the Purple Knights scored at least two points, including six in double figures.
Bakary Camara and Jayden Iturmendi scored 13 points apiece, Hashem Abbas and Dennis Green added 11 points apiece and Floyd Preito and John Middleton each chipped in 10 points in the win.
Bridgeport (7-8, 2-3 ECC) led 55-32 at halftime after shooting 50.0 percent (19-for-38) from the floor in the first half.
Bryan Griffin posted game highs in points (28) and rebounds (17) in the loss for Mercy (4-9, 2-3).
UB WOMEN 89, MERCY 56
BRIDGEPORT — The Purple Knights snapped a three-game losing streak with a home win over the Mavericks.
Samnell Vonleh posted a double-double with 20 points and 12 rebounds to lead four players in double figure scoring for Bridgeport, which improved to 8-7 overall and 4-1 in the ECC. Briana Stoddart added 14 points and Nicole Johnson and Sarah Middleton chipped in 12 points apiece in the win.
Taysha Bender and Holly Sanders scored 13 and 10 points, respectively, in the loss for Mercy (3-11, 0-5).