Bucknell 55, Albany, N.Y. 52
LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP)—Patrick Behan scored 16 points and Justin Castleberry scored 11 to lead Bucknell to a 55-52 victory over Albany, N.Y. on Saturday.
Stephen Tyree had seven points and 13 rebounds for Bucknell (1-0).
Brian Lillis scored 20 points and Jon Iati added 11 for Albany (0-1).
Bucknell had a 28-22 lead at the half, but Albany battled back and tied the score 38-38 and then took a 49-48 lead on a Lillis jumper with 1:41 remaining. But Griffin hit a 3-pointer and Castleberry had a jumper and sank two free throws to preserve the win for Bucknell.