Colgate vs Bucknell

Bucknell 70, Colgate 57


LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Bryson Johnson made five 3-pointers and scored 17 points as Bucknell defeated Colgate 70-57 on Wednesday night in a Patriot League game.

Mike Muscala and Bryan Cohen each added 13 points for the Bison (12-6, 2-0), who have won 12 consecutive conference games. Muscala also had 11 rebounds.

The Bison overcame a 16-13 deficit with a 10-0 run midway through the first half to take the lead for good. Bucknell, which has won four in a row, led by as many as 15 points in the second half. Bucknell was strong close to the basket, outrebounding the Red Raiders 38-25 and outscoring them in the paint 26-12.

Cohen made 6 of 8 field goal attempts to pace a 52.9 percent (27 of 51) shooting night for the Bison.

Brandon James and Pat Moore each scored 10 points for Colgate (5-11, 0-2), which has lost six straight.

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Colgate Raiders
B. James, F203-82-261010
N. Pascale, F191-33-42145
M. Venezia, G383-110-02016
M. Rolls, G313-101-20319
P. Moore, G214-60-011410
L. Roh222-41-23345
J. Brandenburg192-20-04114
S. Melville172-80-02014
M. McMullen130-24-43004
Totals 20-5411-1425101657
Bucknell Bison
J. Willman, F222-72-25016
M. Muscala, C285-93-5111313
C. Ayers, G343-71-22218
B. Cohen, G286-81-362113
R. Hill, G281-23-41815
B. Johnson296-110-030317
B. Fitzpatrick132-40-06024
B. Brackney71-20-02002
J. Singleton61-10-01102
S. Kaspar40-00-00130
E. Andoh10-00-00000
Totals 27-5110-1638151570
Patriot League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Boston U.9-913-17198
Holy Cross8-1014-16200
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Kentucky 68 Final
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TTU 46