ALBANY, N.Y. -- Marquis Wright scored four points inside 23 seconds remaining as Siena downed Niagara 66-62 in a closely played matchup on Thursday night.
Antoine Mason, the nation's leading scorer at 27.4 ppg, hit a jumper with 1 minute left to put Niagara up 61-59. Hymes responded for the Saints with a 3-pointer and following a Wesley Myers miss by Niagara, Wright landed a free throw and scored on a layup and another free throw in the final stretch, putting the game out of reach with 10 seconds left.
Oklahoma State guards Davon Dillard and Zack Dawson have been dismissed from the program for violating team rules. A source told ESPN the dismissals are unrelated to the FBI investigation of a former assistant coach.
Charlotte has fired former NBA standout Mark Price after he went 30-42 in two-plus seasons at the school.
The Wildcats and Gators started the nonconference season as high seeds, but both teams are moving in the wrong direction. Cincinnati, the Pac-12 and Atlantic 10 are also on the wrong side of Joe Lunardi's list.