BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) -- Kenny Hasbrouck scored 20 points and grabbed six rebounds to lead Siena past Manhattan 75-72 in the quarterfinals of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament Saturday.
The fourth-seeded Saints (19-11), who advanced to Sunday's semifinals, also received 17 points from Michael Haddix in the win, their eighth in nine games.The No. 5-seeded Jaspers (13-17) received 19 points from Devon Austin and 14 each from Patrick Bouli and Darryl Crawford.Manhattan led 69-68 on Bouli's 3-pointer with 2:20 remaining, but Siena responded 30 seconds later. Ronald Moore hit a 3-pointer from the corner to give the Saints a 71-69 lead, and they never trailed again.Siena shot 50 percent from the floor and outrebounded Manhattan 34-30.Trailing by nine points early in the second half, Manhattan tied the game 66-66 on Antoine Pearson's layup with 3:25 remaining.The Jaspers were 11 of 28, or 39.3 percent, from 3-point range. The Saints were 7 of 12, or 58.3 percent, from 3-point range.