EMMITSBURG, Md. -- Will Holland led five Mount St. Mary's players in double figures with 16 points in an 80-54 win over Long Island on Thursday night.
The Mountaineers (8-9, 3-3 Northeast Conference) pulled away with a 14-2 run over the final 6:32 of the first half and used a 15-2 run early in the second half to turn the game into a rout. Their largest lead was 35 points at 73-38.
Julian Boyd scored 12 points to lead Long Island (8-8, 4-2), which had won four straight games since falling to Charlotte 79-68 on Dec. 30.
The Blackbirds shot just 32.8 percent from the field (20 of 61) while committing 18 turnovers.
The Mountaineers shot 56.1 percent from the field (32-for-57).