Dec. 3, 2013
CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - Lafayette won its second straight game with an impressive road performance in a 77-65 victory at Wagner on Tuesday.
It was the only action of the night for Patriot League men's basketball, but a busy slate is ahead on Wednesday. American hosts Howard, Navy welcomes The Citadel, Holy Cross entertains Albany and Loyola Maryland is at home against Catholic in games on Patriot League Network, while Bucknell goes to Kent State, Army is at Columbia and Lehigh visits St. Francis (Pa.) to fill out the schedule.
The recap, box score and notes from Lafayette's win are included below.
Lafayette 77 at Wagner 65
*Lafayette took control with a 14-0 first-half run and went on to a 77-65 victory at Wagner on Tuesday.
*The Leopards turned a 12-9 deficit with 14:31 left in the first half to a 23-12 lead with 10:07 to go.
*Lafayette put the game away in the second half with another run as a 9-0 surge made it 54-41 with 11:43 to play.
*The lead never dipped below six points again and the Leopards made 11-of-12 free throws in the final 1:13 to seal the win.
*Bryce Scott led four players in double figures with 18 points, while Nick Lindner had 17 and Seth Hinrichs and Dan Trist each scored 12.