Scores

Final

Loyola (MD) 52

(10-13, 5-7 Patriot)

Lehigh 66

(13-12, 6-6 Patriot)

2:00 PM ET, February 8, 2014

Stabler Arena, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

1 2 T
L-MD 21 3152
LEH 27 3966

Top Performers

Loyola (MD): E. Laster 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

Lehigh: M. McKnight 7 Pts, 10 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

Lehigh beats Loyola (Md.) 66-52

Associated Press

BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Jesse Chuku had 15 points and Mackey McKnight had seven points, 10 rebounds and six assists on Saturday to lead Lehigh over Loyola (Md.) 66-52.

Lehigh jumped ahead 15-6, led the entire game and used two second-half runs to pull ahead by a comfortable margin.

After Loyola fell behind early, it closed to within one score on four different occasions, the last coming on a 29-27 deficit early in the second half.

Lehigh answered with a 10-2 run to take a 39-29 lead on Stefan Cvrkalj's 3-pointer at the 13:27 mark, and then a 9-2 run to go ahead 51-38 with 7:42 left. Lehigh led by no less than nine points from there.

Tim Kempton added 14 points for Lehigh (13-12, 6-6 Patriot League) which made 26 of 30 free throws and outrebounded Loyola 45-30.

Eric Laster had 17 points and Jordan Latham added 13 points for Loyola (10-13, 5-7).

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Team Stat Comparison

 
L-MD
LEH
Points 52 66
FG Made-Attempted 19-57 (.333) 17-51 (.333)
3P Made-Attempted 3-15 (.200) 6-16 (.375)
FT Made-Attempted 11-16 (.688) 26-30 (.867)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 14 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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