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St. Bonaventure has trouble keeping up with CJ Leslie in 92-73 loss to No. 25 NC State

St. Bonaventure didn't get much out of its two best players — not nearly what North Carolina State's top player gave the Wolfpack.C.J. Leslie scored a career-high 33 points against the Bonnies in No. 25 N.C. State's 92-73 win on Saturday.The Bonnies' leading scorers, Chris Johnson and Demitrius Conger, combined for 14 points — half their averages — and that wasn't good enough for coach Mark Schmidt. They average roughly 14 points apiece but combined to shoot 5 of 18."In a game of this magnitude, your best players have to play well," Schmidt said. "That's not good enough when you play a team of this caliber."Eric Mosley had 18 points and Youssou Ndoye added career highs of 14 points and 14 rebounds for the Bonnies (7-4), who were outscored 50-24 in the paint, shot just 40.6 percent, never got closer than 12 in the second half and had their two-game winning streak snapped.The reigning Atlantic 10 champions had won their previous two games by a combined 74 points but were denied in their ...

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