Holy Cross Falls to Harvard 73-62
Thursday, November 29, 2018
The Crusaders drop to 4-3 on the season with the loss, while the Crimson improve to 4-3 overall.
Holy Cross Falls to Harvard
The Crusaders started the game hot, jumping out to an early 13-8 lead after the first seven minutes of play.
Harvard responded with a 10-3 run to pull in front, and was later up 27-23 with 4:26 remaining before the break.
The Crimson then closed out the half by scoring 13 of the final 19 points, to lead 40-29 heading into the locker room.
After trailing by as much as 19 points in the second half, Holy Cross went on a 12-0 run over the next four minutes to make it a seven-point game, 64-57.
But the Crimson scored the next seven points to regain control, and went on to post an 11-point
The Crusaders were led by Jacob Grandison, who poured in 21 points.
Holy Cross returns to action on Saturday, December 1 when they host Fairleigh Dickinson.
Game time is set for 1 p.m.
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Holy Cross vs Michigan in NCAA Tournament
The game marked Holy Cross' first NCAA Tournament appearance in 21 seasons.
After leading 72-70 with less than 5 minutes to play, the Crusaders fell 92-81.
Holy Cross was led that season by Ronnie Perry, however, he was injured for this game.
Holy Cross vs Duquesne - NIT Championship game
Holy Cross won the NIT Championship game 71-62 over Duquesne.
The Crusaders were led by Togo Palazzi who was named MVP of the tournament.
Palazzi went as the number one pick in the NBA Draft to the Boston Celtics a couple of months later.
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