Army beats Bryant 59-48
SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP)—John Moonshower and Jesse Steele scored 11 points apiece as Army snapped a six-game losing streak with a 59-48 win over Bryant on Monday night.
Army (2-6, 0-0 Patriot League) spotted the Bulldogs (1-5) an early lead before streaking to an 11-0 run that put them ahead for good. Steele knocked down consecutive 3-point field goals and Marcus Nelson added another in the spurt. Army led 32-20 at the half.
Moonshower finished 3 of 6 from 3-point range and also had four assists. Steele had 3 of 5 in 21 minutes of play.
Cecil Gresham scored 14 points, including four treys, and seven rebounds for Bryant. Peter Lambert had 11 points for the Bulldogs.
Bryant is in the first year of a transition to Division I and will join the Northeast Conference in 2012.