Marist vs Bucknell

Bucknell 71, Marist 65

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LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Mike Muscala turned in his seventh double-double of the season and Bucknell extended its winning streak to six games with a 71-65 nonconference win over Marist Wednesday night.

The Bison's 11-1 start is the program's best since beginning 12-0 in 1907-08.

Muscala scored 26 points, nabbed 13 rebounds and blocked five shots. The senior was 12 of 13 from the foul line and hit 7 of 15 from the field.

Joe Willman added 15 points for Bucknell.

Jay Bowie and Devin Price led Marist (4-7) with 13 points each.

Marist used a 13-2 run to lead 56-51 after Price's jumper with 8:51 left, but then Muscala scored six straight points to pull Bucknell ahead 57-56. Bowie hit two free throws for Marist, but then Bucknell's Cameron Ayers hit one free throw, Bryson Johnson made two more and Ayers drained a 3 to put the Bison up for good.

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Marist Red Foxes
A. Kemp, F221-50-07052
C. Lewis, G392-148-983312
J. Bowie, G315-92-231313
D. Price, G304-154-430413
I. Morton, G202-60-01305
T. Curry294-60-023210
E. Truog234-52-250410
P. Prinsloo50-00-00030
M. Thomas10-00-01000
Totals 22-6016-1737102465
 36.7%94.1% 
Bucknell Bison
J. Willman, F356-123-452315
M. Muscala, C377-1512-13134226
B. Johnson, G371-52-52425
C. Ayers, G294-102-432212
R. Hill, G233-41-36237
R. Frazier191-30-01233
S. Kaspar80-30-02010
D. Hoffman51-41-10003
B. Fitzpatrick40-00-00000
C. Hass20-00-00000
B. Brackney10-00-00000
Totals 23-5621-3035161671
 41.1%70% 
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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

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Bucknell15-326-963
Lehigh12-620-1297
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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
 
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