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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.