Niagara vs Loyola-Maryland

Niagara 62, Loyola (Md.) 61

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BALTIMORE (AP) - Juan'ya Green scored four of his 19 points in the final 56 seconds as Niagara held off Loyola (MD) 62-61 Wednesday night in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference action, snapping a three-game skid.

The Purple Eagles (3-5, 1-1) trailed 25-17 at the 7:50 mark, then launched an 11-2 spurt to lead 28-27 at halftime.

Niagara built a 56-46 lead, but the Greyhounds (7-3, 0-1) chipped away and used an 8-0 run to tie it at 58 with 1:41 left.

Loyola had a chance to pull ahead when Dylan Cormier stole the ball from Green, but his layup was blocked by Ameen Tanksley.

Green made a layup with 26 seconds to go, then got his revenge on Cormier with a steal. After Green's two foul shots made it 62-58, Anthony Winbush hit a 3 with 1 second left.

Antoine Mason added 14 points for the Purple Eagles.

Cormier's 17 points led Loyola.

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Scoreboard
Niagara (3-5) «283462
Loyola-Maryland (7-3)273461

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Niagara Purple Eagles
J. Thomas, F162-50-05044
J. Green, G396-114-535119
A. Mason, G365-144-620214
M. Lemmons, G282-43-42137
A. Tanksley, G264-61-241410
T. Cline282-60-17135
T. McCall261-41-62343
S. Jones10-00-00000
Totals 22-5013-2432112162
 44%54.2% 
Loyola-Maryland Greyhounds
A. Winbush, F334-90-06049
J. Latham, F250-42-25242
D. Cormier, G396-115-812217
R. Olson, G363-72-231510
J. Jones, G141-20-02012
W. Rassman173-62-34018
J. Brooks163-50-14016
T. Hubbard161-74-51017
E. Laster20-00-00000
L. Wandrusch20-10-00000
Totals 21-5215-213251961
 40.4%71.4% 
MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth18-227-749
St. Peters14-623-13130
Iona12-822-1388
Siena12-817-17126
Fairfield11-916-15180
Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276

Patriot League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bucknell15-326-963
Lehigh12-620-1297
Boston U.12-618-14187
Navy10-816-16206
Holy Cross9-915-17208
Loyola-Md.8-1016-17212
Colgate8-1010-22294
Army West Point6-1213-19267
Lafayette5-139-21321
American5-138-22310
 
Other games
FLA 72 Final
FSU 47
UAPB 44 Final
MIST 76
USF 49 Final
OKST 61
USC 67 Final
NMEX 75
GONZ 71 Final
WSU 69