Floyd leads Holy Cross over Lafayette 79-74
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Jehyve Floyd had 24 points as Holy Cross edged past Lafayette 79-74 in the Patriot League Conference Tourney first round on Tuesday night. Jacob Grandison added 22 points for...
No. 10 seed Holy Cross (15-16, 6-12) vs. No. 7 seed Lafayette (10-19, 7-11)
Patriot League Conference Tourney First Round, Kirby Sports Center, Easton, Pennsylvania; Tuesday, 7 p.m....
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Rapolas Ivanauskas had 15 points as Colgate stretched its winning streak to eight games, topping Lafayette 76-70 on Saturday.
Colgate looks to extend streak vs Lafayette
Colgate (20-10, 12-5) vs. Lafayette (10-18, 7-10)
Kirby Sports Center, Easton, Pennsylvania; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Colgate looks for its eighth straight conference win...
Mahoney scores 28 to carry Boston U. past Lafayette 84-82
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Max Mahoney had 28 points as Boston University edged past Lafayette 84-82 on Wednesday night.
Bucknell looks to extend streak vs Lafayette
Lafayette (10-16, 7-8) vs. Bucknell (17-10, 11-4)
Sojka Pavilion, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Bucknell looks for its eighth straight win in the...
Petrie scores last 7 points; Lafayette beats American 70-68
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Alex Petrie scored the last seven points of the game that included a layup with 3.3 seconds left to lift Lafayette to a 70-68 victory over American on Wednesday...
Jaworski lifts Lafayette over Loyola (Md.) 69-64
BALTIMORE (AP) — Justin Jaworski registered 18 points and six rebounds as Lafayette edged past Loyola (Md.) 69-64 on Sunday.
Alex Petrie had 16 points for Lafayette (9-16, 6-8 Patriot League), which won its fourth consecutive game. Paulius Zalys added 10 points, nine rebounds and eight assists. Lukas Jarrett had four blocks for the visitors.
Andrew Kostecka had 21 points and seven rebounds for the Greyhounds (9-18, 5-9). Isaiah Hart added 15 points. Kenny Jones had 11 points.
Jaworski, Zalys carry balanced Lafayette over Navy 80-74
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Justin Jaworski had 19 points to lead five Lafayette players in double figures as the Leopards got past Navy 80-74 on Wednesday night.
Paulius Zalys added 15 points for the Leopards (8-16, 5-8 Patriot League). E.J. Stephens chipped in 11, Kyle Stout scored 11 and Alex Petrie had 10. Zalys also had five assists for the Leopards.
Jaworski, Petrie lift Lafayette over Holy Cross 69-67
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Justin Jaworski had 18 points, including two free throws with less than five seconds left, to lead five Lafayette players in double figures as the Leopards held on to beat Holy Cross 69-67 on Sunday. Alex Petrie added 13 points for the Leopards. Lukas Jarrett chipped in 12, E.J. Stephens scored 11 and Isaac Suffren had 10.
Lafayette (7-16, 4-8 Patriot League) totaled 47 first-half points, a season best for the team.
Petrie, Jarrett power Lafayette to win at Boston University
BOSTON (AP) — Alex Petrie scored 20 points, Lukas Jarrett had 13 points with nine rebounds and Lafayette defeated Boston University 79-72 on Wednesday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.
Justin Jaworski added 12 points and six assists and Kyle Stout scored 11 for the Leopards (6-16, 3-8 Patriot League). Stout and Petrie both made three 3-pointers and Lafayette hit on 10 of 23 from beyond the arc.
Mackenzie has career-high 31 in Bucknell’s victory
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Kimbal Mackenzie scored a career-high 31 points and Bucknell defeated Lafayette, 94-66, on Saturday for the seventh straight time.
Mackenzie was 7-of-12 shooting with three 3-pointers and made 14 of 15 free throws for his first 30-point game. Nate Sestina added 22 points, Andrew Funk had 15 points on 7-of-9 shooting and Bruce Moore grabbed 10 rebounds to go with 11 points.
Cohen scores 33 points; Lehigh beats Lafayette 93-86 in OT
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Jordan Cohen scored a career-high 33 points that included 14 of Lehigh's 18 points in overtime as the Mountain Hawks beat Lafayette 93-86 on Wednesday night.
Cohen had 10 points during 14-9 run to open the extra period. Justin Jaworski's layup with 49 seconds left pulled Lafayette to 89-86 with 49 seconds left before Cohen scored the last four points. Cohen finished 14-of-19 shooting.
Grayson sparks Army to a season sweep of Lafayette, 69-63
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Lonnie Grayson came off the bench to score a season-high 19 points and spark Army to a 69-63 win over Lafayette to complete a season sweep of the Leopards on Saturday afternoon.
Grayson has become a spark off the bench and now has scored in double figures in four straight games, all wins by the Black Knights (11-10, 6-2 Patriot).
Ivanauskas, Batt lead Colgate past Lafayette
HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Rapolas Ivanauskas scored 13 points, Dana Batt had 12 points with eight rebounds and Colgate defeated Lafayette 57-47 on Wednesday night.
Will Rayman had 10 points and Tucker Richardson contributed five points, eight rebounds and five assists for Colgate (12-8, 4-3 Patriot League). The Raiders played without leading scorer Jordan Burns, who was out with a lower leg injury.
Navy rallies after halftime to defeat Lafayette 85-77
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — John Carter Jr. scored a career-high 18 points, leading four into double-figure scoring and Navy beat Lafayette 85-77 on Wednesday night.
George Kiernan had 15 points for Navy (6-10, 3-2 Patriot League), which broke its four-game road losing streak. Evan Wieck added 14 points. Hasan Abdullah had 12 points and eight rebounds.
After falling behind 34-32 at halftime, Navy outscored Lafayette 53-43 in the second half. The Midshipmen's 53 second-half points were a season high.
Holy Cross downs Lafayette 77-70 behind Floyd’s 25 points
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Jehyve Floyd scored a career-high 25 points on 11-of-13 shooting, grabbed six rebounds and dished six assists, and Holy Cross never trailed in its 77-70 win over Lafayette on Saturday to end a two-game skid.
Jacob Grandison added 18 points with eight rebounds and Caleb Green scored 15 for the Crusaders (11-6, 2-2 Patriot League), who finished shooting 56 percent and outscored the Leopards 42-16 in the paint. Austin Butler scored 10 points.
Petrie, Jaworski lead Lafayette past Loyola
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Alex Petrie scored 19 points, Justin Jaworski added 17 and hot-shooting Lafayette defeated Loyola (Maryland) 85-70 on Wednesday night.
The Leopards (4-10, 1-2 Patriot) shot 55 percent overall and made 11 of 20 3-pointers, with Jaworski draining 4 of 5 from beyond the arc. Paulius Zalys added 16 points, seven assists and five rebounds for Lafayette.
Tejada’s 3 allows Lehigh to hold off Lafayette, 86-83
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Lance Tejada drilled a 3-pointer with just over a minute left and Jordan Cohen added two free throws in the closing seconds to lift Lehigh to an 86-83 win over in-state rival Lafayette in the Patriot League opener for both schools Wednesday night.
Lafayette took the lead on Justin Jaworski's 3, 83-81 with 1:28 left. Paulius Zalys missed a jumper for the lead with :42 remaining and Alex Petrie's attempt from deep with a second left missed.
Lafayette beats Rosemont 95-54
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Alex Petrie scored 17 points, Paulius Zalys had 15 points and 10 rebounds, and Lafayette defeated Division III Rosemont College 95-54 on Wednesday night.
Kyle Stout scored 13 points and Isaac Suffren added 10 for the Leopards (3-7), who snapped a four-game losing streak. Lafayette has won 26 straight games against Division III opponents with its last loss coming in 1995.
Basil Thompson had 15 points, eight rebounds and five steals to lead Rosemont.
Warren lifts Cornell past Lafayette in overtime, 63-58
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Josh Warren knocked down a 3 in overtime to put Cornell in front for good, sparking the Big Red to a 63-58 win over Lafayette on Wednesday night.
Neither team led by more than three points after intermission until the Big Red put the game away in the closing minutes of overtime when Jack Gordon converted a layup off a missed Warren free throw.
Hawkins scores 26, St. Francis (BKN) beats Lafayette 83-73
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Chauncey Hawkins scored a career-high 26 points, Jalen Jordan added 22 points with six 3-pointers and St. Francis (Brooklyn) pulled away early to beat Lafayette 83-73 on Sunday.
Rosel Hurley scored 10 points and Deniz Celen grabbed 10 rebounds for the Terriers (2-2), who shot 44.1 percent and forced 20 turnovers.
Lafayette beats American in Patriot League Tournament
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Matt Klinewski scored 23 points and Justin Jaworski hit 4 of 5 from 3-point range and finished with 20 points to help Lafayette beat American 93-86 on Tuesday night in the first round of the Patriot League Tournament.
Alex Petrie added 17 points and Eric Stafford 12 for seventh-seeded Lafayette (10-20). The Leopards will play at No. 2 seed Colgate in the quarterfinals. Lafayette swept the regular-season series against the Raiders.
Ross scores 17, Lehigh downs Lafayette 79-64
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Kahron Ross scored 17 points, Lance Tejada added 13, and Lehigh beat archrival Lafayette 79-64 on Saturday for its eighth straight win in the Patriot League regular-season finale for both teams.
Marques Wilson and Jordan Cohen scored 12 apiece and Wilson had nine rebounds for the Mountain Hawks (16-13, 11-7), who entered fourth in the Patriot League standings.
Lafayette pulls away from American 90-83 behind Petrie
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Alex Petrie scored 27 points and E.J. Stephens scored 16 with six assists and three rebounds and Lafayette pulled away from American with a 90-83 win on Saturday.
American took its final lead of the game with a 3-pointer from Sam Iorio to make it 63-62 with 12:06 left before Eric Stafford followed with a quick 3-pointer for Lafayette.
Anderson with 28, Navy holds on to beat Lafayette 71-69
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Shawn Anderson scored 28 points and grabbed seven rebounds and Navy held on to beat Lafayette 71-69 on Wednesday night.
Anderson was 11 of 14 from the field for the Midshipmen (18-10, 9-6 Patriot League), who have won three straight.
Klinewski scores 25 points in Lafayette’s 84-67 victory
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Matt Klinewski scored 25 points and Lafayette defeated Loyola-Maryland 84-67 on Sunday.
Klinewski was 9-of-12 shooting and had six of the Leopards' 39 rebounds, 17 more than the Greyhounds. Alex Petrie and Justin Jaworski each made three 3-pointers and scored 16 and 14 points, respectively. Paulius Zalys had 10 rebounds for the Leopards (8-17, 6-8 Patriot League), who have won three of their last four and split the season series with Loyola (8-17, 6-8).
Petrie leads as Lafayette cruises past Army 81-54
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Alex Petrie scored 23 points and Lafayette cruised past Army 81-54 on Wednesday night.
Petrie was 6 of 12 from the field and made all nine of his free throws for the Leopards (7-17, 5-8 Patriot League). Matt Klinewski added 14 points and six rebounds, Justin Jaworski also had 14 points and E.J. Stephens chipped in 10. Paulius Zalys led the team with 10 rebounds in addition to his six points.
Lafayette beats Colgate 93-83 behind Petrie’s 23 points
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Alex Petrie scored 23 points with four 3-pointers, Matt Klinewski had 20 points and eight rebounds, and Lafayette beat Colgate 93-83 on Wednesday night.
Paulius Zalys scored 13 points and Eric Stafford and E.J. Stephens added 12 apiece for the Leopards (6-16, 4-7 Patriot League), who made 14 3-pointers and shot 52.5 percent from the floor.
It was the first time since March 5, 2015 that the Leopards had five players score in double figures against a Division I team.
Butler scores 28 as Holy Cross defeats Lafayette 85-74
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Austin Butler scored a career-high 28 points with five 3-pointers, Jehyve Floyd scored 17 and Holy Cross broke open a close game with a 9-0 run in the second half to defeat Lafayette 85-75 on Saturday.
The Crusaders have won two in a row and three of their last four. Holy Cross shot 56 percent (33 of 59) from the field, with Floyd a perfect 8-of-8 shooting and Butler 11-of-15.
Havener scores 21, sparks Boston U past Lafayette, 75-72
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Nick Havener scored a career-high 21 points off the bench to spark Boston University to a 75-72 victory over Lafayette on Wednesday night.
The victory gives the Terriers seven wins in their first nine Patriot League games, surpassing their win total from a year ago and marks their best league start since an 8-2 start in 2014.
Klinewski leads Lafayette to beat American University 62-53
WASHINGTON (AP) — Matt Klinewski scored 17 points — 16 in the second half — and grabbed nine rebounds, rallying Lafayette to beat American University 62-53 on Saturday, snapping a four-game skid.
Dulin hits 3 at buzzer, Navy holds off Lafayette 75-72
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Bryce Dulin scored 20 points, including the game-winning 3-pointer at the buzzer, and Navy held off Lafayette's late rally for a 75-72 victory on Wednesday night.
Fox leads Army rally from 19 down to defeat Lafayette 81-71
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Fox scored 18 points and Army rallied from a 19-point deficit in the second half to defeat Lafayette 81-71 on Thursday.
Trailing 43-26 after the Leopards had their biggest half of the season, the Black Knights responded with their biggest half, outscoring Lafayette 55-28 after the break.
Petrie sets frosh scoring record, Lafayette beats Holy Cross
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Alex Petrie nailed seven from long range for 29 points as Lafayette evened its Patriot League record by beating Holy Cross 60-48 on Tuesday night.
Petrie, who made all seven of Lafayette's shots from distance, set a freshman scoring record for the Leopards (3-10, 1-1). He was 7 of 8 from beyond the arc and 8 of 12 from the floor. He also dropped in all six free-throw attempts.