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Parker scores 23 in Bowling Green 74-68 comeback win over Buffalo

Spencer Parker scored 23 points Sunday as Bowling Green rallied to beat Buffalo 74-68.

Richaun Holmes scored 16 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Jehvon Clarke added 11 points and 10 rebounds, and Bowling Green (10-11, 4-4 Mid-American Conference) outshot Buffalo 42.1 percent to 38.2 percent.

Bowling Green scored two quick baskets, but Buffalo's Will Regan hit three consecutive 3-pointers and the Bulls never trailed again in the half. Clarke made a layup at the buzzer and the Bulls led 37-35 at halftime.

Bowling Green tied it at 41 in the second half on a jumper by Cameron Black and the lead traded hands until Holmes put the Falcons up 67-66 with a free throw at 2:28. Bowling Green finished on a 7-2 run and out-rebounded the Bulls 42-37.

Regan led Buffalo (11-7, 5-3) with 17, Joshua Freelove scored 16, Javon McCrea had 14 and 11 rebounds.