COL BKB: St. Bonaventure 78, Massachusetts 65

Jan. 29, 2014 at 9:20 PM

ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y., Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Charlon Kloff helped St. Bonaventure put on a free-throw shooting clinic Wednesday that gave the Bonnies a 78-65 upset of No. 19 Massachusetts.

The Bonnies shot only 36 percent from the field, but made 30-of-34 from the foul line to hand the Minutemen only their third loss of the season.

It was the first victory for St. Bonaventure over a ranked opponent in 14 years.

St. Bonaventure led by a single point with 8 minutes to play before ending the game on a 23-11 run.

Kloof scored 14 points and went 8-of-9 from the line. Dion Wright and Youssou Ndoye both added 12 points for the Bonnies (13-8, 3-4 Atlantic-10 Conference).

Massachusetts made three more field goals than did St. Bonaventure, but hit 22 fewer free throws. The Bonnies also dominated the backboards 41-29.

The Minutemen (17-3, 4-2 A-10) were led by Trey Davis with 18 points.

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