Army West Point vs Houston Baptist

Army 95, Houston Baptist 86

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HOUSTON (AP) - Ella Ellis scored 26 points and Army defeated Houston Baptist 95-86 on Monday.

Ellis, playing in his hometown, was 15 for 16 from the free-throw line for the Black Knights (7-6). Kyle Wilson scored 24 points and Dylan Cox scored 13 for Army.

The Huskies (4-9) led 36-35 at halftime, but Army shot 62 percent in the second half and outscored Houston Baptist 30-13 in one stretch. Ellis' 3-pointer with 11:53 remaining gave the Black Knights the lead for good at 55-53 during a run of 12 straight points by Army.

Tyler Russell led the Huskies with 24 points. Marcel Smith scored 19 points and Art Bernardi had 17 points and a game-high nine rebounds.

Army next plays Saturday at home against Columbia.

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Army West Point Black Knights
E. Ellis, F224-915-1632326
L. Toomey, F183-71-24229
J. Springer, F101-52-26034
K. Toth, G291-74-46006
D. Cox, G265-63-743213
K. Wilson308-157-816224
A. Stire223-30-02036
M. Williams161-21-32233
M. Gramling101-20-01112
K. Ferguson60-00-01110
T. Plomb60-00-00100
M. Lenox51-10-02012
C. Kincade00-00-00000
M. Washington00-00-00000
Totals 28-5733-4241182195
 49.1%78.6% 
Houston Baptist Huskies
A. Bernardi, F277-133-391217
D. Womack, F222-40-05154
T. Russell, G318-164-625424
M. Smith, G317-112-234119
C. Crayton, G181-65-63058
A. Hill211-40-00033
R. Lewis202-51-22455
J. Harper101-31-21014
C. Joyce101-10-02012
L. Thomas100-00-00030
D. Bowden00-10-00000
Totals 30-6416-2130153086
 46.9%76.2% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bucknell14-322-881
Lehigh11-617-11117
Boston U.11-616-13185
Navy10-715-14198
Holy Cross9-815-15201
Loyola-Md.8-914-14174
Colgate8-910-20273
Army West Point6-1112-17275
Lafayette4-138-20323
American4-137-21326

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New Orleans11-316-9159
SF Austin10-415-11212
Texas A&M-CC10-517-9173
Sam Houston9-618-10169
Hou. Baptist8-613-12209
Lamar8-716-12243
SE Louisiana8-815-14257
C. Arkansas7-98-21279
Abil Chr.6-912-14292
Incarn Word6-911-15303
Nicholls St.5-912-15266
McNeese St.4-107-18302
Nwestern St.4-1110-16324
 
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