Scores

Final

Holy Cross 63

(14-10, 5-6 Patriot)

Bucknell 53

(10-15, 5-6 Patriot)

6:00 PM ET, February 16, 2008

Sojka Pavilion, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

1 2 T
HC 27 3663
BUCK 26 2753

Top Performers

Holy Cross: T. Clifford 18 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Bucknell: S. Tyree 11 Pts, 3 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Holy Cross 63, Bucknell 53

Associated Press

LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Tim Clifford scored 18 points and Holy Cross hit 27 of 33 free throws to beat Bucknell 63-53 on Saturday.

Kyle Cruze contributed 16 points for Holy Cross (14-10, 5-6 Patriot League), which won its third game in a row.

Justin Castleberry scored 13 points and Stephen Tyree added 11 for Bucknell (10-15, 5-6).

Holy Cross led 27-26 at the half in a game that featured five ties and 10 lead changes. Neither team led by more than six until the final seconds.

Bucknell took its last lead, 46-45, on a Darryl Shazier free throw with 5:35 left. But Holy Cross regained the lead for good on an Alex Vander Baan hook shot with 4:19 remaining.

A 3-pointer by Rob Thomas got the Bison within 52-51 with 3:22 left to play, but Vander Baan sank two free throws and Colin Cunningham hit a 3-pointer to put the game away.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
HC
BUCK
Points 63 53
FG Made-Attempted 15-36 (.417) 18-43 (.419)
3P Made-Attempted 6-13 (.462) 6-21 (.286)
FT Made-Attempted 27-33 (.818) 11-17 (.647)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 10 4

2007-08 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 18, 2008 BUCK 73, @HC 65Recap
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