Bulls now 2-0 in Canada
The University at Buffalo men’s basketball team continued its Canadian tour with a 71-62 win over Laval University in Montreal on Sunday afternoon. Auraum Nuiriankh led the Bulls with 17 points, six rebounds and three assists. Xavier Ford notched a double-double with 11 points and 11 rebounds. Raphell Thomas-Edwards had seven points and 10 rebounds.
UB began its four-game tour with a 79-60 win over the Slam All-Stars Saturday night in Montreal. Javon McCrea of the Bulls led all scorers with 22 points.
UB will play Carleton University in Ottawa on Tuesday night.
Ball addresses incident
Montee Ball made his first public appearance since the Wisconsin running back was assaulted Aug. 1 near campus, speaking Sunday in Madison during during the Badgers’ media day. Bell made it clear he wasn’t involved in a fight before he was assaulted.
“I had nothing to do with it at all but with the police investigation still going on there’s not much I can say,” Ball said. “But I can 100 percent tell you that I had nothing to do with that first fight, honestly.”
Compiled from News and wire reports