Loyola-Maryland vs Rhode Island

Loyola (Md.) 58, Rhode Island 54

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KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) - Robert Olson hit a go-ahead layup with 1:57 left in overtime and Loyola (MD) held off Rhode Island for a 58-54 nonconference victory Friday night.

Olson's layup put the Greyhounds (5-1) ahead 55-54. He hit a jumper 83 seconds later to stretch the lead to 57-54, helping Loyola hold on as the Rams (0-5) missed their last four shot attempts - all 3-point tries.

Rhode Island went up 53-50 at the start of overtime on Xavier Munford's 3-pointer. Jordan Latham hit a layup and then a free throw for Loyola to tie it 53-all, and then Jordan Hare put the Rams up 54-53 with a free throw with 2:30 left, setting up Olson's go-ahead basket.

In regulation, Olson hit a 3-pointer with 5 seconds left to tie the game 50-all. It was the first time Loyola hadn't trailed since late in the first half.

Olson finished with 20 points.

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Loyola-Maryland Greyhounds
A. Winbush, F373-70-28426
E. Etherly, F364-123-7101311
J. Brooks, F150-21-24031
R. Olson, G398-160-141120
D. Cormier, G383-133-43129
J. Latham274-91-25159
J. Jones130-00-03100
T. Hubbard120-40-01100
E. Laster51-40-01002
W. Rassman30-00-01000
Totals 23-678-1845101658
 34.3%44.4% 
Rhode Island Rams
J. Hare, F283-52-616028
R. Brooks, F230-31-26001
X. Munford, G415-133-362214
M. Powell, G401-112-33124
A. Malone, G395-120-042311
N. Malesevic356-122-661516
T. Buchanan90-10-02010
M. Aaman70-10-02010
A. Bigby30-10-00000
Totals 20-5910-205061654
 33.9%50% 
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Holy Cross12-620-14
Bucknell11-716-14
Army10-815-16
Lehigh7-1114-18
Colgate6-1213-18
Loyola-Md.6-1211-19
Lafayette6-1211-20
Navy4-149-21

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VCU12-426-9
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Dayton10-626-11
Richmond8-819-14
La Salle7-915-16
St. Bona.6-1018-15
Rhode Island5-1114-18
Duquesne5-1113-17
George Mason4-1211-20
Fordham2-1410-21
 
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