Manhattan snapped its 15-game losing streak on Martin Luther King Day, squeaking past Niagra 51-49 in Riverdale. George Beamon had 14 points to lead the Jaspers.
In other local action on Monday:
Loyola (MD) hit a shot with one second left to beat St. Peter's in Jersey City, 65-63. Wesley Jenkins had 24 points in a losing cause for the Peacocks.
Stony Brook lost a tough one at home, 52-50 to Albany. Bryan Dougher had 20 points to pace the Seawolves.
Fairleigh Dickinson picked up a win over Houston Baptist, 75-64 in Teaneck. Briahn Smith had 18 points for the Knights, while John Galvin and Kamil Svrdlik had 16 rebounds apiece.