Wagner vs Lafayette

Wagner 76, Lafayette 70

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EASTON, Pa. (AP) - Latif Rivers scored 19 points, including a 6-for-6 performance at the foul line in the game's final 1:12, to send Wagner to a 76-70 win over Lafayette on Saturday night.

Wagner (3-1) held a six point lead, 68-62, with 1:29 left and Rivers kept it that way with his free-throw shooting in the waning seconds, directly answering two Lafayette baskets by sinking foul shots.

Rivers opened the game with a 3-pointer and the Seahawks never trailed, starting the contest on a 13-3 run and leading 39-31 at the break. The Leopards (2-2) outscored Wagner 39-37 in the second half but it wasn't enough.

Wagner scored 20 points off 20 Lafayette turnovers.

Tyler Murray added 12 points for the Seahawks, while Naofall Folahan and Kenneth Ortiz chipped in 10 points apiece.

Ryan Willen led the Leopards with a double-double, scoring 20 points and grabbing 10 boards.

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Scoreboard
Wagner (3-1) «393776
Lafayette (2-2)313970

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Wagner Seahawks
J. Williams, F294-90-25149
N. Folahan, C204-62-450310
K. Ortiz, G373-44-653310
L. Rivers, G345-117-833019
T. Murray, G324-101-251212
C. Martin171-72-22015
J. Thompson142-23-41247
O. Parker131-20-01032
M. Burton21-20-00012
R. Schrotenboer20-00-00000
H. Naurais00-00-00010
Totals 25-5319-2829102276
 47.2%67.9% 
Lafayette Leopards
R. Willen, F314-711-11103320
D. Trist, F261-32-24334
J. Mower, G406-134-561019
J. Ptasinski, G280-40-03030
R. Delaney, G274-90-126410
N. Petkovich152-50-02135
L. Smith130-00-00040
S. Hinrichs114-61-230312
J. Pelham90-00-12010
Totals 21-4718-2233142470
 44.7%81.8% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Mt St Marys14-420-16150
LIU-Brooklyn13-520-12224
Wagner11-716-14245
St. Fran.-Pa.11-717-17257
Robert Morris9-914-19240
Bryant9-912-20286
F. Dickinson9-911-19273
Sacred Heart8-1013-19304
CCSU4-146-23344
St. Fran.-NY2-164-27348

Patriot League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bucknell15-326-963
Lehigh12-620-1297
Boston U.12-618-14187
Navy10-816-16206
Holy Cross9-915-17208
Loyola-Md.8-1016-17212
Colgate8-1010-22294
Army West Point6-1213-19267
Lafayette5-139-21321
American5-138-22310
 
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Kentucky 85
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Syracuse 92
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Wisc 69
Hawaii 54 Final
GONZ 73