Bucknell (22-5) and Holy Cross (11-15) Face Off

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1ST2ND TOTAL
  Holy Cross 24 33 57
  Bucknell 31 43 74
Sun, Feb 24 2013, 12:00 PM

Sojka Pavilion
Lewisburg, PA
Attendance: 3,497

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On Sunday, Bucknell welcomes Holy Cross at Sojka Pavilion. It gets started at 12 p.m. EST. The Bison beat the Crusaders 65-58 on Jan. 26 and are 6-5 against them over the last four years.

Bucknell is in first place in the conference, Holy Cross is in seventh place.

The 19 points and 5 rebounds by Bryson Johnson helped the Bison to a 61-55 victory over Lehigh on Feb. 18. He contributes 3 rebounds per game in addition to his 11.6 points per game. For the Crusaders, Justin Burrell finished with 19 points and 6 assists in the 79-76 loss to Lafayette on Feb. 20. He averages 12.6 points per game in addition to a team-best 3.5 assists per game.

StatSmack! Bucknell is better than Holy Cross
  • Lewisburg isn't as congested as Worcester (population is significantly lower).
  • Bucknell has a much better overall winning percentage over the last five years (59.2 percent to 41.5 percent).
  • It's only wins and losses, but Bucknell has a better overall record than Holy Cross this season (22-5 vs. 11-15).
  • Cameron Ayers is ranked 8th in the Patriot in points and 10th in the Patriot in three-pointers.
HC Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B- Dave Dudzinski 29 16 7 1 1 1 2
C Justin Burrell 31 13 2 4 0 0 3
C- Phil Beans 24 9 4 1 0 0 1
C- Malcolm Miller 27 6 6 2 1 1 2
D+ Cullen Hamilton 24 6 3 1 0 0 1
D+ Jordan Stevens 30 5 3 3 1 0 2
D+ Eric Obeysekere 17 5 5 0 0 1 1
D+ Isaiah Baker 4 0 1 0 0 1 0
D Taylor Abt 13 2 2 0 0 0 1
D De`Vaughn Reid 1 2 0 0 0 0 1
D Dee Goens 11 2 1 1 0 0 1
D Chris Jayne 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
D- P. Kerrigan 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
D- C. Morgan 6 1 1 0 0 0 1
BU Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
A Mike Muscala 32 19 11 3 1 3 2
B- Cameron Ayers 32 12 4 2 1 0 1
B- Joe Willman 29 10 6 1 1 1 1
B- Bryson Johnson 33 12 3 3 0 0 1
C Cory Starkey 6 2 3 0 0 1 0
C- Colin Klebon 3 1 1 0 0 0 0
C- Chris Hass 5 2 1 0 0 0 0
C- Ryan Hill 20 3 2 1 0 0 1
D+ Ryan Frazier 16 3 1 1 0 0 1
D+ Matt Banas 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
D+ Steven Kaspar 14 2 2 2 0 0 1
D+ Dom Hoffman 9 2 2 0 0 0 0
D+ B. Fitzpatrick 9 2 2 0 0 0 0
D+ J. Singleton 5 1 1 0 0 0 1
D Ben Brackney 6 2 1 0 0 0 0

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Patriot Standings

OverallConf
1 BU 24-11 15-3
2 AU 20-13 13-5
3 Holy Cross 20-14 12-6
 4Bucknell 16-14 11-7
5 Army 15-16 10-8
6 Lehigh 14-18 7-11
7 Colgate 13-18 6-12
7 Loyola (MD) 11-19 6-12
7 Lafayette 11-20 6-12
10 Navy 9-21 4-14
Last updated: Apr 10th, 2014

2013-2014 Roster

#42 Cameron Ayers Sr G 6-5 205
#5 John Azzinaro Fr G 5-11 155
#25 Matt Banas So F 6-9 205
#33 Ben Brackney Sr G 6-6 205
#10 B. Fitzpatrick Sr F 6-8 238
#32 Ryan Frazier So G 6-0 181
#14 Chris Hass So G 6-4 170
#11 Ryan Hill Sr G 6-3 191
#50 Dom Hoffman So F 6-7 216
#3 Steven Kaspar Jr G 6-3 193
#0 D.J. MacLeay Fr F 6-6 205
#44 Ben Oberfeld Fr C 6-9 235
#1 J. Singleton Jr G 6-3 209
#22 Cory Starkey Jr F 6-8 213