Redshirt sophomore Tiara Filbert (Batavia, N.Y.) added 11 points and five assists, while freshman Katie Titus (Penfield, N.Y.) netted four points and grabbed a team-high seven rebounds.
The Redhawks would trail Saint Anselm the whole first half but would fight their way back in the second half.
Sophomore Matt Muncey (Fairport) played nine minutes and added six points, including 4-of-5 free throws.
The Golden Flyers then embarked on a 16-2 scoring spree that featured seven points by junior Rachel Benedict (Brockport) to take a seven-point lead, 37-30, with 2:24 left in the third.
For the second consecutive game, the Rochester Americans (22-11-2-0) erased a deficit before completing the come-from-behind win in a shootout. Friday night’s 3-2 five-round shootout win against the Laval Rocket (14-16-3-3) at Place Bell served as the first leg of a back-to-back set between the two North Division opponents…
Will Calverley (Scarborough, Ontario/Chilliwack Chiefs) scored with 1:05 remaining in regulation to lift the RIT men’s hockey team (7-8-2, 5-6-2 AHA) to a 4-4 tie against Niagara University (8-10-2, 7-5-2 AHA) at Dwyer Arena on Friday evening…
Julianna Okoniewski led Rochester with 14 points. She had five rebounds, three assists, two blocked shots, and one steal.
Answering a Williams 3-pointer, UR then scored three straight baskets, a layup from Ryan Algier (Faiport), and jumpers from Noordsij and Michael Mangan to get the lead back to 13, up 64-51 with 12 minutes and change left.
Ryan Henderson led all players with 23 points on 10-of-12 shooting to go along with four rebounds.
The University at Buffalo men’s basketball team used a 12-0 first half run as they defeated Eastern Michigan 74-58 in the Mid-American Conference opener for both teams. The UB defense held Eastern Michigan to just 33.3 percent shooting as the Bulls improved to 13-1 on the season. It is the best start through 14 games since Buffalo won 14 straight to open the year in 1930-31…