BROOKLYN — Jordan Gathers’ three-pointer at the buzzer gave St. Bonaventure a stunning 71-68 upset over top-seeded Saint Louis on Friday in a quarterfinal matchup of the Atlantic 10 Tournament at the Barclays Center.
Charlon Kloof dribbled down near the Bonnies’ bench then found a wide-open Gathers near the top of the key for the winner. Matthew Wright and Charlon Kloof led the Bonnies with 22 points each.
The Bonnies advanced to the semifinals against the winner between Dayton-Saint Joseph’s at noon Saturday.
Youssou Ndoye added 13 points for the Bonnies (18-14), who shot 59.3 percent in the second half. Bona erased a 10-point halftime deficit.