Murphy Burnatowski scored 19 points and Colgate dominated in the second half for a 63-45 victory over Holy Cross Saturday in Patriot League play.
The Raiders (9-14, 3-4) led 28-26 at halftime. But Burnatowski - the only Raider in double figures - scored 12 points in the second half as Colgate decisively out-shot Holy Cross.
The Crusaders (10-12, 2-5), who lost their fourth straight...
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February 02, 2013
At 6-7, Murphy Burnatowski is equally adept at shooting the three or taking smaller opponents to the basket. (Credit: Bob Cornell)
As a transfer from Maine, Colgate’s Murphy Burnatowski was nowhere to be found on the pre-season All-Patriot League team when it was released in October.
If the 6-7, 230-pound junior from Waterloo, Ontario keeps demonstrating his prowess on both ends...
Murphy Burnatowski and Mitch Rolls drained 3-pointers to stake Colgate to an early lead against Syracuse. Then the long arms of the Orange clamped down on the Raiders.
James Southerland scored 18 points, Michael Carter-Williams had eight points and a career-high 13 assists, and No. 6 Syracuse beat Colgate 87-51 on Sunday.
''They left us open a few times and we made them...
Brandon James scored 25 points and grabbed eight rebounds as Colgate defeated Marist 74-60 Wednesday in a nonconference affair.
Pat Moore had 15 points and Murphy Burnatowski added 12 for Colgate (1-2). The Raiders shot 47 percent (27 of 58) from the field and 5 of 11 from 3-point range, with James (2), Burnatowski (2), and Moore (1) accounting for all five makes.
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November 14, 2012