LEWISBURG, Pa. -- Bryson Johnson scored a season-high 20 points while Mike Muscala added 11 points and matched his career best of 19 rebounds to help Patriot League leader Bucknell defeat Navy 69-54 Saturday night for its third straight win.
Johnson hit four of his six 3-pointers as the Bison (19-4, 6-1) took a 21-8 lead. Bucknell expanded its lead to 16 before taking a 34-22 cushion into halftime.
The Bison led by as many as 24 after the break and had a 47-20 rebounding advantage for the game.
Bucknell outshot the Midshipmen 46.9 percent (23 of 49) to 31.7 percent (19 of 60).
The Bison committed 21 turnovers, leading to 25 Navy points, while the Midshipmen had only eight miscues.
Maryland point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.
Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku, who recently underwent a medical procedure to correct a heart rhythm issue detected during the combine, will keep his name in the NBA draft pool.
Andrew White III will return to the Nebraska men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.