Dave Pidgeon scored on a penalty kick early in the second half to break a 1-1 tie and give the University at Buffalo a 2-1 nonconference men's soccer victory over Bucknell in Lewisburg, Pa. Justin Higgins scored in the first half for the Bulls (6-6-1). Chris Vavrina, who took over for Brian Wozniak as goalkeeper in the second half, earned his first victory, making six saves.
St. Bonaventure lost its fourth in a row and fell to 6-8 overall and 2-5 in the Atlantic 10 Conference, bowing to Xavier, 6-1, in Cincinnati. Joe Baiata scored on a breakaway for the Bonnies.
WOMEN'S SOCCER: UB (8-8, 7-5) was shut out by Eastern Michigan, 4-0, in Ann Arbor, Mich., in its final Mid-American Conference game. UB goalkeeper Emily Cox recorded six saves. . . . Marist wrapped up the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular-season championship with a 2-0 victory over Canisius (3-11-1, 2-6-1 in the MAAC) in Poughkeepsie. . . . Rosie Luzak scored in the 79th minute to give Niagara (5-10, 4-5 in the MAAC) a 1-0 victory over Siena in Loudonville. . . . Kristin Konstanty and Cheryl Benacci scored for St. Bonaventure (3-10-1, 1-6-1) in a 3-2 Atlantic 10 loss to Xavier in Cincinnati.
GOLF: St. Bonaventure won the Binghamton Collegiate Invitational, coming from four strokes off the pace to edge St. Joseph's (Pa.), 595-596. George Thomas (71-75-146) and freshman Jay Lindell (74-72-146) led St. Bonaventure.