Army beats Bucknell 76-65

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WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP)—Cleveland Richard scored 28 points, including 20 in the second half, leading Army to a 76-65 win over Bucknell in Patriot League basketball on Saturday.

Josh Miller added 13 points and grabbed six rebound for the Black Knights (7-13, 3-3), who shot 49 percent from the floor and hit 24 of 30 free throws.

Darryl Shazier led three Bucknell (5-16, 2-5) players who scored in double digits with 21 points, including five 3-pointers. Justin Castleberry added 15 points, while Patrick Behan chipped in 12 points and grabbed a game-high nine rebounds.

Bucknell held an early 5-4 lead but Army’s Julian Simmons hit a 3-pointer to give Army its first lead at 7-5. The teams traded the lead a few times before Army went on a 10-2 run, giving the Black Knights a 31-21 lead near the end of the first half and putting them ahead for good.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Bucknell
Darryl Shazier Darryl Shazier
6-9,  21 Pts
2 Rebs, 1 Assists
 Army
Cleveland Richard Cleveland Richard
9-12,  28 Pts
3 Rebs, 2 Assists

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