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Holy Cross edges New Hampshire 62-58 to end six-game skid

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) Austin Butler came off the bench to score 16 points, making 4 of 7 from 3-point range, and Matt Zignorski hit 3 of 4 free throws in the final 17 seconds for his only points of the game as Holy Cross held off New Hampshire 62-58 on Saturday to snap a six-game losing streak.

Caleb Green hit three 3-pointers and scored 12, Karl Charles added 10 points and five assists and Jehyve Floyd had nine points and nine rebounds for the Crusaders (3-6).

Holy Cross topped the Wildcats (2-8) despite being outrebounded 49-30 and shooting just 50 percent (7 of 14) at the free-throw line.

Tanner Leissner finished with 16 points and 15 rebounds for New Hampshire, while Jordan Reed scored 16 and Iba Camara chipped in with nine points and 14 boards.

Holy Cross led by just three points before Butler nailed a 3-pointer and followed that with a 3-point play to push the lead to 37-28 with 13:04 left to play.

Reed scored 12 straight points - all on 3-pointers - to pull the Wildcats within 44-41 with 5:31 remaining. But New Hampshire misfired on three straight 3-pointers and Holy Cross made just enough free throws down the stretch to hold on.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo New Hampshire 2-8 223658
home team logo Holy Cross 3-6 273562
Team Stats
away team logo New Hampshire 2-8 60.1 PPG 36.7 RPG 11.2 APG
home team logo Holy Cross 3-6 67.2 PPG 29.9 RPG 15.5 APG
Key Players
11
J. Reed 10.4 PPG 3.0 RPG 1.4 APG 38.1 FG%
3
J. Grandison 13.9 PPG 5.0 RPG 2.9 APG 42.9 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB