Posted November 22, 2011 on
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) -- Roberto Colonette made a rebound basket with four seconds left as Manhattan defeated Fresno State 85-83 on Monday night in the consolation bracket of the NIT Season Tip-Off...
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Roberto Colonette made a rebound basket with 4 seconds left as Manhattan defeated Fresno State 85-83 on Monday night in the consolation bracket of the NIT Season Tip-Off.
After Michael Alvarado missed a layup, Colonette outmuscled two Fresno State defenders and put the ball right back up for the victory. Fresno State failed to get off a final shot.
Donovan Kates led the Jaspers...
Sophomore guard Kevin Olekaibe scored 15 points in the final 3:13 to bring Fresno State back from a 14-point deficit to tie the game, but Roberto Colonette's layup with four seconds remaining lifted Manhattan over the Bulldogs, 85-83, on Monday at Moby Arena.
The CSU Rams almost let a victory slip by, but recovered in overtime to defeat the Manhattan Jaspers 91-86 Tuesday night in Moby Arena.