Lafayette vs Army West Point

Army 77, Lafayette 54

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WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) - Ella Ellis scored 23 points as Army took command early, then held off Lafayette 77-54 Wednesday night in Patriot League action, snapping a three-game skid and a six-game losing streak in the series.

Ellis, who now has 1,337 career points, is six points shy of cracking the Black Knights' all-time Top 10.

Kyle Toth's 3-pointer with 14:12 left in the first half gave Army (8-9, 1-1) a 15-4 lead. Ellis had 17 second-half points as the Black Knights withstood a Leopards charge that cut a 21-point lead to eight with 9 minutes left.

Lafayette (8-11, 1-1), which saw its three-game winning streak end, shot 36 percent from the field (18 of 50) and hit only 5 of 23 3-point attempts.

Army made 58.1 percent of its field goals (25 of 43), including 7 of 13 3-pointers, and had a 35-25 rebounding advantage.

Dan Trist led the Leopards with 16 points.

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Lafayette Leopards
D. Trist, F296-94-660216
L. Giese, F223-60-04038
J. Ptasinski, G333-110-01207
T. Johnson, G323-64-421311
S. Hinrichs, G291-62-52314
B. Scott222-82-21017
Z. Rufer120-41-23041
A. Flannigan100-00-11010
N. Musters40-00-01000
J. Detmer30-00-00010
B. Freeland20-00-00010
L. Smith20-00-01020
Totals 18-5013-202561954
 36%65% 
Army West Point Black Knights
E. Ellis, F286-108-1031123
L. Toomey, F181-25-65047
A. Stire, C172-42-21136
K. Toth, G284-70-06209
D. Cox, G205-72-342213
K. Wilson264-81-202111
J. Springer161-10-06242
M. Gramling132-30-00004
M. Williams100-00-02010
T. Plomb90-02-40012
M. Lenox60-00-00120
K. Ferguson50-10-03010
S. Billerman10-00-00000
C. Kincade10-00-00000
M. Washington10-00-00000
K. Weldon10-00-00000
Totals 25-4320-2735112077
 58.1%74.1% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bucknell14-417-14183
Lehigh13-517-15168
Boston U.11-719-15196
Army West Point9-919-14213
Navy9-919-14216
Colgate9-913-17241
American9-912-19230
Loyola-Md.8-108-21255
Holy Cross5-1315-20248
Lafayette3-156-24329
 
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