Scores

Final

Bucknell 66

(12-2, 5-2 away)

Loyola (MD) 46

(9-4, 1-1 MAAC)

    7:30 PM ET, December 28, 2012

    Reitz Arena, Baltimore, Maryland

    1 2 T
    BUCK 34 3266
    L-MD 23 2346

    Top Performers

    Bucknell: M. Muscala 29 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Blk

    Loyola (MD): D. Cormier 13 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Bucknell 66, Loyola (Md.) 46

    Associated Press

    BALTIMORE -- Mike Muscala scored 29 points and Bucknell took control late in the first half, going on to defeat Loyola (Md.) 66-46 in a nonconference game Friday night.

    The Bison (12-2) have equaled the best start in their program's history, matching the 1983-84 and 1901-02 teams.

    Muscala, a senior forward, moved into a third-place tie on Bucknell's career scoring list. He and Mike Bright (1989-93) have 1,670 points. His eight rebounds give him 864 for his career, moving past Mike Butts (1985-89) for fifth with the Bison.

    The Greyhounds (9-4) led 18-14 with 9:15 left in the first half but were outscored 20-5 the remainder of the half. The Bison led by double digits throughout the second half.

    Joe Willman and Cameron Ayers scored 10 points each for Bucknell.

    Dylon Cormier scored 13 points to lead Loyola in the matchup, which for the fourth straight year was played on Dec. 28.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    BUCK
    L-MD
    Points 66 46
    FG Made-Attempted 26-53 (.491) 20-56 (.357)
    3P Made-Attempted 1-8 (.125) 1-12 (.083)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-14 (.929) 5-11 (.455)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 11 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 20 6

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