Marist 82, Loyola, Md. 64
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP)—Ben Farmer scored 20 points to lead Marist in a decisive 82-64 win over Loyola Maryland Sunday in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play.
Spongy Benjamin scored 17 points and grabbed 13 rebounds for Marist. David Devezin added 14, Jay Gavin scored 13 and Ryan Stilpher contributed 10 points for Marist.
Marquis Sullivan led Loyola (18-13, 12-6 MAAC) with 20 points. Michael Tuck added 12 points and Gerald Brown contributed 10.
Marist only led 38-32 at the half, but dominated in the second.
Marist outrebounded Loyola 42-31.
The loss drops the Greyhounds to the No. 4 seed in this weekend’s MAAC Championship.
Marist improved to 17-13 overall and 11-7 in conference play and will be seeded sixth at the Championship.