HAMILTON, N.Y. -- Mike Muscala hit a jump shot with 2:09 to go to lift Bucknell past Colgate 62-61 on Saturday.
In the possessions following Muscala's shot, which gave Bucknell its first lead, Ben Johnson missed a 3 and Kyle Roemer had a block for the Raiders (5-14, 1-4 Patriot League). After the block, Darryl Shazier stole the ball back for Bucknell (7-14, 2-3), but Muscala missed a 3-pointer with 14 seconds left.Colgate didn't get a shot off the rest of the way.The Raiders led 61-57 on Roemer's jumper with 4:09 left. Bryan Cohen then hit a free throw for the Bison and Mitch Rolls had a steal. Muscala hit a layup on the other end to pull Bucknell within 61-60 with 2:43 left.G.W. Boon had 17 points and Muscala 16 for the Bison, who equaled their win total from last season.Roemer finished with 19 points and Yaw Gyawu had 14 in Colgate's fourth-straight loss.