NCAAB Game Recap - Bucknell at Holy Cross
Mon Feb 17, 2020 7:05 PM EST

IaSt
71
Kansas
91
F
Xav
77
StJon
74
F
NCC
60
NCAT
77
F
UNC
76
ND
77
F
Buck
69
HolyC
48
F
BethC
71
DelSt
70
F
Copp
60
Norf
80
F
FlaAM
71
MD-ES
81
F
Morg
78
SCSt
72
F
MsVl
62
South
95
F
JackSt
61
PVAM
70
F
Gram
79
TXSo
93
F
ArkPB
52
Alc
60
F
Ida
69
PorSt
90
F

Feb 17, 2020, 7:05 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Bucknell (11-17)

30

39

69

Holy Cross (3-25)

25

23

48

Bucknell snaps road streak, cruise past Holy Cross, 69-48
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:14 PM

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) Andrew Funk posted 19 points as Bucknell cruised past Holy Cross 69-48 on Monday night.

John Meeks had 18 points and Avi Toomer added 10 for Bucknell (11-17, 7-8 Patriot League), which snapped its five-game road losing streak.

The Bison snapped a five-game losing streak Saturday with a win over American and, with back-to-back wins, are looking to catch Navy in the conference standings to improve their first-round position for the conference tournament. Bucknell trails the Midshipmen by a half game. Navy plays at American Wednesday.

Bucknell knocked down a season-high 15 3-pointers. Funk was 5 of 9 from distance while Meeks hit 4 of 9.

Matt Faw had 16 points for the Crusaders (3-25, 2-13), whose losing streak stretched to eight games. Joe Pridgen added 12 points.

The Bison improve to 2-0 against the Crusaders this season. Bucknell defeated Holy Cross 75-60 on Jan. 11. Bucknell plays Lehigh on the road on Sunday. Holy Cross plays Colgate on the road on Sunday.

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Leaders

Bucknell PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
B. Robertson 0 0 0 0 0 0
P. Newman 0 0 1 4 0 0
Holy Cross PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
J. Reilly 0 0 0 1 0 0
M. Faw 16 0 1 10 1 2

Team Comparison

Buck HolyC
Points For 69 48
Field Goals 27/63-43% 20/54-37%
Three Pointers 15/33-45% 4/19-21%
Free Throws 0/4-0% 4/7-57%
Offensive Rebounds 11 8
Defensive Rebounds 28 26
Rebounds 42 36
Blocks 2 2
Steals 7 7
Turnovers 12 15
Personal Fouls 12 9
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - Buck Leads Series 2-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Sat Jan 11 HolyC 60 @ Buck 75 R. Wade 3 P. Newman 4
Mon Feb 17 Buck 69 @ HolyC 48 A. Timmerman 2 B. Verbeek 2

Game Information

Stadium: Hart Recreation Center, Worcester, Massachusetts
Attendance: 1,333
Game Time: