Bucknell vs Columbia

Bucknell 65, Columbia 57

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NEW YORK (AP) - Mike Muscala recorded his sixth double-double of the season and Bucknell used a big second-half run to rally and beat Columbia 65-57 Saturday in a nonconference matchup.

Muscala scored a season-high 29 points and pulled down a career-best 19 rebounds for Bucknell (6-1), who shot 51.7 percent (15 of 29) in the second half.

Columbia (4-3) opened the game on a 25-8 run but Bucknell held the Lions to just two field goals the rest of the half to trail 32-25 at intermission.

The Lions pushed their lead to 44-34 at the 14:29 mark of the second half, but Muscala converted a free throw, layup and 3-pointer on consecutive possessions and Joe Willman added a jumper to cut the deficit to 44-41.

Bucknell took its first lead of the half, 47-46, behind a Muscala jumper and outscored Columbia 18-11 over the final 7 minutes to put the game away.

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Bucknell Bison
C. Ayers, F363-112-27118
J. Willman, F266-131-241313
M. Muscala, C3410-178-10192229
B. Johnson, G293-110-03318
R. Hill, G151-31-21013
R. Frazier261-40-20132
D. Hoffman171-30-25032
S. Kaspar110-10-00010
B. Fitzpatrick30-00-00000
J. Singleton30-00-00000
Totals 25-6312-204181565
 39.7%60% 
Columbia Lions
A. Rosenberg, F315-124-450415
J. Daniels, F70-30-00000
M. Cisco, C215-110-071510
B. Barbour, G375-157-752219
G. Mullins, G261-60-04002
C. Osetkowski272-42-23246
S. Frankoski231-30-02313
M. Lo220-32-27012
Z. En'Wezoh60-00-00140
Totals 19-5715-153692157
 33.3%100% 
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