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Ford, Hunter lead St. Mary's past Bucknell 85-56

MORAGA, Calif. (AP) Jordan Ford scored 28 points, St. Mary's shot 55 percent and the Gaels smashed Bucknell 85-56 on Wednesday night.

Ford scored 12 of the Gaels' first 20 points - Jordan Hunter scored four in that stretch - and St. Mary's led 20-8 in a game they never trailed. Hunter scored 15 points and he and Jordan combined to shoot 18 of 29. Ford was 4 of 6 from the 3-point line.

Bucknell went on a 15-8 run to close to 28-23 on Jimmy Sotos' 3-point play with 3:21 left in the first half. The Gaels countered with a 14-5 run and led by 14 at halftime. St. Mary's led by double digits the rest of the way. Tanner Krebs contributed 12 points.

Bruce Moore scored 18 for Bucknell (4-5) and Kimbal MacKenzie added 14. The Bison entered the game averaging 74.3 points per game on 45 percent shooting. They finished 22 of 63 (35 percent) and 5 of 25 from distance.

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Key Players
J. Sotos
3 G
J. Ford
35.0 Min. Per Game 35.0
22.4 Pts. Per Game 22.4
2.9 Ast. Per Game 2.9
2.3 Reb. Per Game 2.3
46.2 Field Goal % 51.7
48.0 Three Point % 43.5
77.8 Free Throw % 82.7
  Offensive rebound by Matt O'Reilly 4.0
  Matt O'Reilly missed 3-pt. jump shot, blocked by Matthias Tass 6.0
  Defensive rebound by Walter Ellis 27.0
  Alex Mudronja missed 3-pt. jump shot 29.0
  Defensive rebound by Matthias Tass 55.0
  Matt O'Reilly missed 3-pt. jump shot 57.0
+ 2 Jock Perry made layup, assist by Quinn Clinton 1:05
  Defensive rebound by Alex Mudronja 1:18
  Matt O'Reilly missed jump shot 1:20
+ 3 Tanner Krebs made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Quinn Clinton 1:47
  Defensive rebound by Tanner Krebs 2:07
Team Stats
Points 56 85
Field Goals 22-63 (34.9%) 35-64 (54.7%)
3-Pointers 5-25 (20.0%) 10-21 (47.6%)
Free Throws 7-7 (100.0%) 5-5 (100.0%)
Total Rebounds 26 44
Offensive 6 8
Defensive 18 32
Team 2 4
Assists 14 18
Steals 3 6
Blocks 2 1
Turnovers 7 10
Fouls 11 14
Technicals 0 0
18 PTS, 4 REB, 1 AST
28 PTS, 3 REB, 2 AST
12T
away team logo Bucknell 4-5 282856
home team logo Saint Mary's 8-5 424385
Team Stats
away team logo Bucknell 4-5 76.8 PPG 37.5 RPG 15.7 APG
home team logo Saint Mary's 8-5 72.9 PPG 37.2 RPG 10.1 APG
Key Players
13
B. Moore F 9.6 PPG 4.8 RPG 0.9 APG 47.1 FG%
3
J. Ford G 21.3 PPG 2.8 RPG 2.5 APG 49.4 FG%
Top Scorers
B. Moore F 18 PTS 4 REB 1 AST
J. Ford G 28 PTS 3 REB 2 AST
34.9 FG% 54.7
20.0 3PT FG% 47.6
100.0 FT% 100.0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
B. Moore 18 4 1 5/9 2/2 6/6 1 26 1 0 0 2 2
K. Mackenzie 14 1 5 6/11 2/5 0/0 1 30 1 0 0 1 0
N. Sestina 6 5 0 3/12 0/5 0/0 1 27 0 1 3 0 5
A. Toomer 2 2 1 1/4 0/2 0/0 3 21 1 0 2 1 1
M. O'Reilly 0 1 1 0/6 0/5 0/0 0 11 0 0 0 1 0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
B. Moore 18 4 1 5/9 2/2 6/6 1 26 1 0 0 2 2
K. Mackenzie 14 1 5 6/11 2/5 0/0 1 30 1 0 0 1 0
N. Sestina 6 5 0 3/12 0/5 0/0 1 27 0 1 3 0 5
A. Toomer 2 2 1 1/4 0/2 0/0 3 21 1 0 2 1 1
M. O'Reilly 0 1 1 0/6 0/5 0/0 0 11 0 0 0 1 0
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Meeks 9 1 0 4/4 1/1 0/0 0 10 0 0 0 0 1
J. Sotos 7 5 4 3/9 0/1 1/1 0 31 0 0 0 0 5
B. Robertson 0 0 0 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0
P. Newman 0 2 0 0/3 0/0 0/0 3 13 0 1 1 1 1
A. Funk 0 1 2 0/3 0/3 0/0 2 12 0 0 0 0 1
W. Ellis 0 2 0 0/1 0/0 0/0 0 11 0 0 1 0 2
N. Jones - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Sechan - - - - - - - - - - - - -
K. Spear - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 56 24 14 22/63 5/25 7/7 11 200 3 2 7 6 18
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Ford 28 3 2 11/19 4/6 2/2 1 32 0 0 3 1 2
J. Hunter 15 7 2 7/10 0/0 1/1 2 29 0 0 1 2 5
M. Fitts 6 7 1 2/9 0/3 2/2 1 25 2 0 1 2 5
T. Kuhse 6 1 4 3/5 0/0 0/0 2 25 0 0 2 0 1
D. Fotu 3 8 1 1/2 1/1 0/0 2 24 0 0 1 0 8
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Ford 28 3 2 11/19 4/6 2/2 1 32 0 0 3 1 2
J. Hunter 15 7 2 7/10 0/0 1/1 2 29 0 0 1 2 5
M. Fitts 6 7 1 2/9 0/3 2/2 1 25 2 0 1 2 5
T. Kuhse 6 1 4 3/5 0/0 0/0 2 25 0 0 2 0 1
D. Fotu 3 8 1 1/2 1/1 0/0 2 24 0 0 1 0 8
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
T. Krebs 12 5 3 5/10 2/5 0/0 2 24 1 0 1 0 5
E. Thomas 6 3 1 2/4 2/4 0/0 3 18 2 0 0 1 2
J. Perry 4 1 0 2/2 0/0 0/0 0 5 0 0 1 0 1
Q. Clinton 3 0 2 1/1 1/1 0/0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0
M. Tass 2 4 2 1/1 0/0 0/0 1 8 1 1 0 2 2
D. Sheets 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
A. Mudronja 0 1 0 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1
A. Menzies - - - - - - - - - - - - -
K. Clark - - - - - - - - - - - - -
K. Zoriks - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 85 40 18 35/64 10/21 5/5 14 200 6 1 10 8 32