Scores

Final

Fordham 50

(1-2, 0-2 away)

Loyola (IL) 64

(1-4, 1-0 home)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    4:00 PM ET, November 26, 2011

    Joseph J. Gentile Center, Chicago, Illinois

    1 2 T
    FOR 25 2550
    L-IL 34 3064

    Top Performers

    Fordham: C. Gaston 19 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 6 Blk

    Loyola (IL): D. Brito 11 Pts, 4 Reb, 10 Ast

    Loyola gets best of Fordham in home opener

    Associated Press

    CHICAGO -- Joe Crisman scored 14 points and Loyola, Ill., won its home opener Saturday with a 64-50 victory over Fordham.

    Denzel Brito had a double-double of 11 points and 10 assists for the Ramblers (1-4), who never trailed. Ben Averkamp scored 13 points for Loyola.

    Chris Gaston had 19 points with 10 rebounds and six blocked shots for the Rams (1-2).

    Loyola, whose largest lead was 14 points, led 8-0 and 15-3 before settling in with a 34-25 halftime edge.

    After Fordham trimmed it to 52-47 with 7:34 left, the Ramblers ran off nine unanswered points for a 61-47 lead with 4:21 left and cruised home.

    Loyola shot 52.1 percent (25 of 48).

    The Rams shot only 27.7 percent (18 of 65) and went just 2 of 19 from 3-point range.

    Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

    SPONSORED HEADLINES

    ESPNNewYork.com ESPNChicago.com 

    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FOR
    L-IL
    Points 50 64
    FG Made-Attempted 18-65 (.277) 25-48 (.521)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-19 (.105) 4-10 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-18 (.667) 10-14 (.714)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 14

    2011-12 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    » Nov 26, 2011 @L-IL 64, FOR 50Recap