Holy Cross vs Army West Point

Army 74, Holy Cross 68


WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) - Ella Ellis scored 26 points and Jordan Springer added a career-high 18, including seven in a key second-half run that propelled Army to a 74-68 win over Holy Cross on Wednesday night.

The Black Knights (10-11, 3-3 Patriot League) have won three of their last four and beat the Crusaders for the first time at home since 2002.

After six ties, including 33-33 at halftime, Army was down 52-46 with 10:37 left when Springer and Ellis hit two free throws apiece to begin a 14-0 spurt.

Ellis added a jumper, then Springer dunked and scored on a layup and a free throw. Julian Simmons' 3-pointer capped the run, which pushed the Black Knights ahead for good.

Springer, who was 6 of 6 from the field, also had eight rebounds, while Ellis had four 3-pointers.

R. J. Evans scored 18 to lead the Crusaders (8-12, 2-4), who have lost four straight.

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Holy Cross Crusaders
D. Dudzinski, F283-72-25239
P. Beans, C184-70-01039
R. Evans, G307-104-735218
J. Burrell, G272-50-02145
D. Brown, G244-90-011312
M. Cavataio243-70-06007
J. Stevens211-80-04032
E. Obeysekere151-42-20124
D. Goens131-20-11312
Totals 26-598-1226132168
Army West Point Black Knights
E. Ellis, F297-158-1052226
J. Springer, F236-66-881318
J. Herbeck, G271-42-21224
J. Simmons, G275-110-031112
M. Washington, G81-10-03012
M. Lenox243-52-63218
M. Williams230-10-01000
J. Pancoe131-10-01113
A. Stire130-01-21201
W. Thornton130-00-04110
Totals 24-4419-2830121274
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Army West Point0-03-1205
Holy Cross0-02-1101
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