Loyola-Maryland vs Rhode Island

Loyola (Md.) 58, Rhode Island 54

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KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) - Robert Olson hit a go-ahead layup with 1:57 left in overtime and Loyola (MD) held off Rhode Island for a 58-54 nonconference victory Friday night.

Olson's layup put the Greyhounds (5-1) ahead 55-54. He hit a jumper 83 seconds later to stretch the lead to 57-54, helping Loyola hold on as the Rams (0-5) missed their last four shot attempts - all 3-point tries.

Rhode Island went up 53-50 at the start of overtime on Xavier Munford's 3-pointer. Jordan Latham hit a layup and then a free throw for Loyola to tie it 53-all, and then Jordan Hare put the Rams up 54-53 with a free throw with 2:30 left, setting up Olson's go-ahead basket.

In regulation, Olson hit a 3-pointer with 5 seconds left to tie the game 50-all. It was the first time Loyola hadn't trailed since late in the first half.

Olson finished with 20 points.

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Scoreboard
Loyola-Maryland (5-1) «2525858
Rhode Island (0-5)2624454

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Loyola-Maryland Greyhounds
A. Winbush, F373-70-28426
E. Etherly, F364-123-7101311
J. Brooks, F150-21-24031
R. Olson, G398-160-141120
D. Cormier, G383-133-43129
J. Latham274-91-25159
J. Jones130-00-03100
T. Hubbard120-40-01100
E. Laster51-40-01002
W. Rassman30-00-01000
Totals 23-678-1845101658
 34.3%44.4% 
Rhode Island Rams
J. Hare, F283-52-616028
R. Brooks, F230-31-26001
X. Munford, G415-133-362214
M. Powell, G401-112-33124
A. Malone, G395-120-042311
N. Malesevic356-122-661516
T. Buchanan90-10-02010
M. Aaman70-10-02010
A. Bigby30-10-00000
Totals 20-5910-205061654
 33.9%50% 
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Boston U.12-618-14187
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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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VCU14-426-922
Rhode Island13-525-1031
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George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Davidson8-1017-1589
Fordham7-1113-19215
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
UMass4-1415-18193
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
Duquesne3-1510-22266
 
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