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Pridgen scores 21 to carry Holy Cross over Mercer 81-67

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) Freshman Joe Pridgen scored a season-high 21 points with nine rebounds as Holy Cross ended its season-opening seven-game losing streak, beating Mercer 81-67 on Monday in the Boca Raton Beach Classic.

Austin Butler added 17 points and 11 rebounds for Holy Cross (1-7), which got its first victory under coach Brett Nelson.

The Crusaders were ahead 53-51 with 11 minutes left to play before using a 14-1 spurt to take control. Blake Verbeek scored six points during the run and Lincoln Yeutter added four.

Ethan Stair had 19 points and eight rebounds for the Bears (4-5). James Glisson III added 16 points and Djordje Dimitrijevic had 11.

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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 Mercer 4-5 392867
home team logo Holy Cross 1-7 384381
Team Stats
away team logo Mercer 4-5 73.9 PPG 39.2 RPG 14.8 APG
home team logo Holy Cross 1-7 69.3 PPG 35.9 RPG 13.9 APG
Key Players
22
E. Stair 19.7 PPG 9.9 RPG 1.6 APG 46.6 FG%
3
D. Lowder 13.7 PPG 1.3 RPG 3.6 APG 42.0 FG%
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PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
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