slides: 5 Takeaways From Holy Cross’ 98-71 Loss to Bucknell
Sunday, January 10, 2016
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The Crusaders got to within eight, 57-949, with 16 minutes to play in the game but Bucknell scored the next ten points to take a 67-49 lead and complete control of the game.
Holy Cross would not get closer than 15 points the rest of the way.
The Crusaders trailed at the half 52-30 as Bucknell hit the first six three-pointers they attempted.
Holy Cross was led by Anthony Thompson who netted 16 points while Karl Charles followed up with 12 points.
The Crusaders return to action on Wednesday when they visit Lafayette on Wednesday, January 13. Tip off is set for 7 p.m.
Related Slideshow: 5 Takeaways From Holy Cross’ 98-71 Loss to Bucknell
The Holy Cross bench was outscored 53-25 in the game. Certainly some of the points came cause of the blowout win but 53 is a big number.
Robert Champion led the Crusaders bench with 9 points on 3 of 11 shooting from the field, he also grabbed 6 rebounds in 27 minutes of action.
Matt Zignorski followed up with 7 points of his own.
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