Scores

Final

Holy Cross 64

(5-15, 2-3 Patriot)

American U 71

(5-15, 2-3 Patriot)

    2:00 PM ET, January 23, 2010

    Bender Arena, Washington, District of Columbia

    1 2 T
    HC 30 3464
    AMER 30 4171

    Top Performers

    Holy Cross: D. Brown 19 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast

    American: S. Lumpkins 17 Pts, 15 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Blk

    American U. 71, Holy Cross 64

    Associated Press

    WASHINGTON -- Vlad Moldoveanu scored seven of his 20 points in a key second-half stretch and American University held on for a 71-64 victory over Holy Cross on Saturday.

    Stephen Lumpkins scored 17 points and grabbed 15 rebounds for the Eagles (5-15, 2/3 Patriot League) to help coach Jeff Jones earn his 300th career victory, including 154 while at American.

    Devin Brown scored 14 of his 19 points in the first half for Holy Cross (5-15, 2-3), which fell to 1-9 on the road. Andrew Beinert added 15 points and R.J. Evans scored 14 for the Crusaders, who led only once after halftime.

    Moldoveanu scored on an up-and-under layup midway through the second half, following that score with a 3-pointer from the right wing and another inside basket to completed a 9-0 run to put American ahead 48-38.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HC
    AMER
    Points 64 71
    FG Made-Attempted 22-57 (.386) 23-49 (.469)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-12 (.417) 5-15 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-21 (.714) 20-32 (.625)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 1 9

    2009-10 Season

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