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Patriot League Men’s Basketball Recap Presented by PenFed Credit Union (2.2.22)

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AT LEHIGH MOUNTAIN HAWKS (9-14, 7-4 PL) 63, NAVY FRIENDS (14-7, 7-4 PL) 62
Stabler Arena/Bethlehem, PA 7 p.m. (ESPN+)

THE SCORE OF THE BOX
BETHLEHEM, Pa. –Lehigh junior guard Evan Taylor’s steal and layup with 11.1 seconds left in the game gave the Mountain Hawks a 63-62 victory over the Navy at Stabler Arena.
* Lehigh trailed 60-43 with 5:09 left, but their defense held the Mids scoreless on the field the rest of the way while Taylor and senior center Nic Lynch combined for 16 points in the streak to complete the spectacular comeback.
* Lynch finished with a team-high 18 points while Taylor added 13 points, five rebounds, three assists and two steals to lead Lehigh to a season sweep against Navy.
* Navy senior guard Greg Summers scored a team-high 16 points on 5-of-8 shooting from the floor. He added four assists and two steals.
* Junior forward Tyler Nelson finished with 10 points and five rebounds for the Mids.
RECAPS: NAVY | THE TOP

AT LAFAYETTE LEOPARDS (6-14, 3-6 PL) 71, AMERICAN EAGLES (6-15, 2-7 PL) 62

Kirby Sports Center/Easton, PA 7 p.m. (ESPN+)
THE SCORE OF THE BOX

EASTON, Pa. –Junior forward Neal Quinn recorded his seventh double-double of the season, finishing with 22 points and 10 rebounds to lead Lafayette to a 71-62 victory over American.
* Junior forward Leo O’Boyle added 19 points on 8-for-11 shooting from the floor, including 3-of-3 from outside the arc to help the Leopards complete a two-game season sweep over the ‘American.
* Senior guard Tyrone Perry also scored in double figures with 14 points, while freshman guard CJ Fulton added seven assists.
* American sophomore guard Colin Smalls led four Eagles in double figures with 16 points, while freshman forward Matt Delaney added 13 points.
* Graduate guard Stacy Beckton Jr. and freshman guard Elijah Stephens scored 10 points apiece for the Eagles.
RECAP: AMERICAN | LAFAYETTE



AT LOYOLA MARYLAND GREYHOUNDS (13-9, 7-4 PL) 61, ARMY WEST POINT BLACK KNIGHTS (13-10, 7-4 PL) 57

Reitz Arena/Baltimore, Md. 7 p.m. (ESPN+)
THE SCORE OF THE BOX

BALTIMORE –Junior guard Cam Spencer led three Greyhounds in double figures with 19 points in Loyola Maryland’s 61-57 win over Army West Point at Reitz Arena.
*Spencer added nine rebounds, two assists and two steals to help the Greyhounds clinch a two-game slide.
* Senior guards Jaylin Andrews and Kenneth Jones added 16 and 14 points to help Loyola Maryland share the season streak with the Black Knights.
* West Point Army sophomore guard Jalen Rucker scored a game-high 22 points on 6-of-9 shooting from the perimeter.
*Senior guard Josh Caldwell added 10 points and four steals for the Black Knights. Army finished with 13 interceptions.
RECAP: ARMY WEST POINT | LOYOLA MARYLAND



AT COLGATE RAIDERS (10-11, 6-2 PL) 83, BUCKNELL BISON (5-18, 2-9 PL) 69

Cotterell Court/Hamilton, NY 7 p.m. (ESPN+)
THE SCORE OF THE BOX

HAMILTON, NY –Junior guard Ryan Moffatt scored a career-high 24 points on 6-of-9 3-point shooting to lead Colgate to an 83-69 victory over Bucknell at Cotterell Court on Wednesday.
* Fifth-year guard Jack Ferguson finished with 16 points and six rebounds, while senior guard Tucker Richardson added 10 points, seven rebounds and four assists to help the Raiders sweep the season series.
* Colgate senior guard Nelly Cummings had a career-high nine assists and had seven points and five boards.
* The Raiders shot 50% (14 for 28) from 3-point range, with five different players connecting from long range.
* Bucknell junior guard Xander Rice scored a team-high 18 points and had three interceptions, while senior guard Andrew Funk added 17 points and four assists.
* Freshman goaltender Elvin Edmonds IV also scored in double figures with 10 points.
* The Bison scored 23 points on 16 turnovers for the Raiders, with Rice (3), Funk (2) and Edmonds (2) each finishing with multiple interceptions.
RECAP: BUCKNELL | COLGATE



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