BALTIMORE -- Robert Olson scored 22 points Saturday night to lead Loyola (Md.) to a 79-57 victory over Mount St. Mary's.
The 168th meeting between the two teams was over early. Olson scored 14 of his game-high 22 in the first half as the Greyhounds raced to a 40-18 halftime lead. Loyola (9-3) shot 61.9 percent from the floor in the first half, hitting 13 of 21 shots.
Meanwhile, the Mountaineers (4-4) were just 7 for 29 from the field before the break (24.1 percent). They missed nine of their first 10 3-point attempts.
Kristijan Krajina led Mount St. Mary's with 14 points.
Loyola finished 27 of 55 from the field (55.1 percent). The Mountaineers were just 22 of 65 (33.8 percent).
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