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Loyola-Maryland vs St. Peter's

Loyola (Md.) 66, St. Peter's 55

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Robert Olson scored 19 points and Loyola (Md.) defeated Saint Peter's 66-55 Sunday, for its sixth straight win.

The Greyhounds' defense continued to lead the way, forcing 19 turnovers, which led to 21 points. It marked the sixth straight game that Loyola (18-5, 11-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) has held an opponent to fewer than 60 points, the longest such streak since joining Division I in 1981-82.

The Peacocks (5-19, 4-9) shot 38 percent from the field (19 of 50) and were held to seven assists.

The Greyhounds scored five straight to end the first half up 32-23. After trading baskets with Saint Peter's at the start of the second, Loyola scored six straight to take its biggest lead, 42-27, with 16:28 to play.

Erik Etherly added 15 points and Shane Walker 14 for the Greyhounds.

Saint Peter's was led by Darius Conley's 20 points and 14 rebounds.

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Loyola-Maryland Greyhounds
E. Etherly, F347-111-191215
S. Walker, F345-102-252414
D. Cormier, G344-100-01319
R. Williams, G290-22-21112
R. Olson, G246-82-240419
J. Drummond191-80-14132
J. Latham110-12-22112
A. Winbush110-10-02210
J. Hall41-10-00103
Totals 24-529-1029121766
 46.2%90% 
St. Peter's Peacocks
D. Conley, F378-184-6140420
C. Burke, F291-32-23014
L. Fulton, G333-83-310010
B. Hall, G333-62-26329
B. Ffrench, G201-30-01012
C. Prescott251-30-01203
Y. Raymond202-83-44247
M. Tucker30-10-00000
Totals 19-5014-173371255
 38%82.4% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bucknell13-519-15137
Colgate12-616-17194
Lehigh10-815-14175
Lafayette9-920-13122
Boston U.9-913-17198
American8-1017-16136
Holy Cross8-1014-16200
Navy8-1013-19252
Loyola-Md.7-1111-19270
Army6-1215-15235

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Iona17-326-951
Rider15-521-12141
Manhattan13-719-14168
Monmouth13-718-15176
Canisius11-918-14181
Quinnipiac9-1115-15226
St. Peters8-1216-18233
Siena7-1311-20268
Niagara7-138-22285
Fairfield5-157-24299
Marist5-157-25317
 
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