Bucknell vs Holy Cross

Bucknell 65, Holy Cross 58

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WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - Joe Willman and Bryson Johnson each scored 16 points to lead Bucknell to a 65-58 win over Holy Cross on Saturday.

Cameron Ayers finished with 15 points for the Bison (17-4, 4-1 Patriot League), who have won four of their last five games. Mike Muscala recorded a double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds.

Bucknell never trailed after halftime and led by as many as nine points, but had trouble pulling away from Holy Cross in the second half. The Crusaders cut the deficit to four points when Phil Beans made a jumper with 2:29 left to play.

However, Holy Cross (10-10, 2-3) was unable to pull closer. The Bison responded with five straight points to give themselves enough cushion to hold on to the victory.

Dave Dudzinski scored 26 points and Justin Burrell added 11 points for the Crusaders, who lost their second consecutive game.

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Bucknell Bison
C. Ayers, F345-105-623015
J. Willman, F297-92-261316
M. Muscala, C324-105-6110413
B. Johnson, G353-48-903016
R. Hill, G190-12-40032
S. Kaspar201-11-32623
R. Frazier120-20-01010
D. Hoffman110-50-22040
B. Fitzpatrick80-10-04020
Totals 20-4323-3229131965
 46.5%71.9% 
Holy Cross Crusaders
D. Dudzinski, F358-179-1050326
M. Miller, F241-20-06032
P. Beans, C262-83-44138
J. Stevens, G311-22-21255
J. Burrell, G274-131-233211
C. Hamilton251-50-02042
T. Abt140-20-05030
D. Goens131-42-21204
E. Obeysekere50-00-01010
Totals 18-5317-203182458
 34%85% 
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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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