The Manhattan Jaspers beat the Albany Great Danes on Wednesday night in the first round of the 2012 CIT tournament. Manhattan won by a final score of 89-79, thanks to some stellar shooting and good play on the boards.
George Beamon was a one-man show for the Jaspers. He scored 34 points and had 10 rebounds for a double-double. Beamon was 13-for-19 from the field, including two-for-three on three-point shots. Three other players finished in double digits on the score sheet. Michael Alvarado was the team's second-leading scorer with 12 points.
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