Perez scores 29 to lead Manhattan past Marist 72-66
NEW YORK (AP) Jose Perez poured in 29 points to lead Manhattan to a 72-66 victory over Marist on Sunday.
Perez buried 11 of 20 shots with three 3-pointers for the Jaspers (11-7, 4-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Ant Nelson added 16 points, five assists and three steals. Elijah Buchanan scored 11.
Freshman Jao Ituka scored 21 on 9-of-11 shooting for the Red Foxes (8-12, 3-8). Ricardo Wright contributed 19 points, seven rebounds, four assists and three steals. Jordan Jones scored 10.
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Updated January 30, 2022