Lafayette (5-8), which also got double-figure scoring from Bryce Scott (10 points), came out firing against the Division III Knights. The Leopards shot a sizzling 60.7 percent for the game, hitting 34 of 56 shots from the field. In the first half, Lafayette sank 19 of 29 shots from the floor and took a 46-26 halftime lead. They were never headed.
But they were no match for the taller, deeper Leopards. Lafayette had a commanding advantage from the 3-point arc, making 9 of 22 treys (40.9 percent). Arcadia was just 4 for 15 (26.7 percent).
Purdue coach Matt Painter says players haven't used the fifth-year graduate transfer rule for its true intent.
The dust has settled after players made their NBA draft decisions. Which college teams won? Which lost? Well, Villanova is pretty happy. USC, meanwhile, might not be as thrilled.
The 2017 recruiting class is short on point guards, with Trevon Duval leading only eight prospects from the ESPN 60 who are still available.