Bucknell beats Holy Cross 72-66

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WORCESTER, Mass. (AP)—Patrick Behan scored 23 points and G.W. Boon added 16 as Bucknell upset Holy Cross 72-66 on Saturday.

Andrew Beinert scored 18 points for Holy Cross (13-12, 8-2 Patriot League) as the team fell out of a 1st place tie in the league with the loss.

Beinert sparked an 11-0 run to help Holy Cross take a 32-30 lead at halftime.

Boon converted three consecutive 3-pointers in the second half, sparking a decisive second half rally that helped Bucknell (6-19, 3-8) take a 44-32 lead with 16:23 left in the game.

Holy Cross cut the lead to 44-39 on a 3-point play by Colin Cunninham, who finished with 13 points.

Darryl Shazier helped keep the Bison in front, scoring 17 points—including 5 of 7 3-point attempts.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Bucknell
Darryl Shazier Darryl Shazier
5-8,  17 Pts
0 Rebs, 6 Assists
 Holy Cross
Andrew Beinert Andrew Beinert
6-13,  18 Pts
2 Rebs, 3 Assists

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