Nelson carries Manhattan over North Alabama 55-51

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Ant Nelson had 10 points and six rebounds as Manhattan narrowly defeated North Alabama 55-51 on Friday night.

Nelson also had eight turnovers but only two assists.

Jose Perez had five assists for Manhattan (3-1). Elijah Buchanan added four points and 11 rebounds.

Jamari Blackmon had 13 points for the Lions (1-2). Payton Youngblood added 11 points and nine rebounds.

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