Scores

Final

Bucknell 71

(11-4, 2-0 Patriot)

Colgate 69

(5-9, 1-1 Patriot)

    7:00 PM ET, January 12, 2005

    Cotterell Court, Hamilton, New York

    1 2 T
    BUCK 37 3471
    COLG 23 4669

    Top Performers

    Bucknell: C. Lee 19 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Colgate: A. Zidar 21 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast

    Bucknell 71, Colgate 69

    HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) -- Charles Lee scored 19 points, including four free throws in the final minute, to lead Bucknell to a 71-69 win over Colgate Wednesday night.

    Chris McNaughton added 15 points and Kevin Bettencourt scored 13 as Bucknell (11-4, 2-0 Patriot League) recorded its eighth straight win.

    Andrew Zidar led Colgate (5-9 1-1) with 21 points. Alvin Reed added 16 and Kyle Roemer tallied 15, including five 3-pointers.

    Bucknell controlled the contest throughout the first half, leading by as many as 18 points on its way to a 37-23 halftime lead.

    Colgate fell behind by 20 points with 14:45 remaining, but rallied late.

    Trailing 63-49 with 6:29 left, Colgate scored 10 straight points, including six by Reed.

    Colgate cut deficit to two points, 69-67, with six seconds left on Dan Gentile's layup, but Lee made two free throws with four seconds remaining to seal the victory.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    BUCK
    COLG
    Points 71 69
    FG Made-Attempted 25-44 (.568) 27-56 (.482)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-19 (.316) 11-26 (.423)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-22 (.682) 4-8 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 20 0

    2004-05 Season

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