Suero's 25 leads Albany over Binghamton 74-68
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Gerardo Suero scored 25 points and Albany defeated Binghamton 74-68 on Wednesday night, keeping the Bearcats winless.
The Great Danes (13-9, 5-3 America East Conference) also got 19 points from Mike Black, 12 from Logan Aronhalt and 11 from Luke Devlin.
Albany trailed 33-31 at halftime after shooting just 36.7 percent in the first half (11 of 30). However, the Great Danes improved in the second half, making 57.7 percent of their shots from the field (15 of 26), and got 16 points from Suero.
Albany also hit 12 of 14 free throws in the final 20 minutes.
Binghamton forced 14 turnovers, converting them to 12 points, but the Great Danes scored 14 points off four fewer give-aways.
Albany outscored Binghmaton 43-35 in the second half, snapping a two-game losing streak.
Robert Mansell scored 22 points and Ben Dickinson 21 to lead the Bearcats (0-20, 0-8).