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Bucknell vs Cornell

Bucknell 72, Cornell 56

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ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - Cameron Ayers scored 16 points, Bryson Johnson had 15 and Mike Muscala posted his ninth double-double of the season in Bucknell's 72-56 win over Cornell on Wednesday night.

Muscala finished with 13 points and 11 rebounds and Joe Willman made 4 of 5 shots en route to 10 points for the Bison, who shot a season-high 62 percent (28 of 45) from the field.

Bucknell (13-2) held a 57-52 advantage with 5:53 left before Johnson hit a 3-pointer, sparking a 13-2 run over the next five minutes for the Bison. Johnson made two treys and Ayers had four points during the run.

The Bison, who equaled their best 15-game start in program history with the win, held a 34-24 rebounding advantage and dished out a season-high 20 assists.

Cornell's (6-9) last basket came on a Josh Figini layup with 2:24 remaining.

Figini led the Big Red with 15 points.

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Bucknell Bison
M. Muscala, F364-55-5114113
J. Willman, F174-52-243310
C. Ayers, G367-130-041216
B. Johnson, G355-102-274115
R. Hill, G243-40-00247
B. Fitzpatrick152-30-01204
S. Kaspar152-20-42115
R. Frazier100-20-02110
D. Hoffman71-10-01012
B. Brackney50-00-00200
Totals 28-459-1334201472
 62.2%69.2% 
Cornell Big Red
S. Miller, F305-123-511214
E. Chemerinski, F100-10-01040
G. Cancer, G354-111-433110
J. Gray, G282-60-22225
M. Asafo-Adjei, G200-10-02450
J. Figini275-112-341015
D. Scelfo233-72-411110
N. Cressler170-40-00020
D. Cherry101-20-04112
Totals 20-558-1824131856
 36.4%44.4% 
Patriot League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bucknell13-519-15137
Colgate12-616-17194
Lehigh10-815-14175
Lafayette9-920-13122
Boston U.9-913-17198
American8-1017-16136
Holy Cross8-1014-16200
Navy8-1013-19252
Loyola-Md.7-1111-19270
Army6-1215-15235

Ivy League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Harvard12-322-852
Yale11-421-1064
Princeton9-516-14191
Dartmouth7-714-15187
Columbia5-913-15196
Cornell5-913-17227
Brown4-1013-18249
Penn4-109-19262
 
Other games
PROV 62 Final
LOU 80
NEB 44 Final
OHST 70
PENN 57 Final
BUTL 70
DUKE 67 Final
DAVID 50
RUT 53 Final
SYR 78
CREI 79 Final
ILLST 72
ILL 61 Final
PUR 68
CSBK 57 Final
SDSU 72