American defeats Lafayette 60-59 in OT

WASHINGTON (AP) Charlie Jones hit a 3 and made 1 of 2 free throws in the final minute to lift American past Lafayette 60-59 in overtime on Wednesday night. Jesse Reed scored 15 points and collected nine rebounds to lead American (8-18, 6-9 Patriot League). Zach Rufer hit a 3 for Lafayette to put the Leopards on top 59-56 with 1:18 to play in the extra session before Jones buried...
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February 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Hot-shooting Lafayette tops American 74-62

Bryce Scott and Dan Trist converted back-to-back three-point plays inside the final 2 minutes as Lafayette blunted an American rally to upend the league-leading Eagles 74-62 Saturday. Trist scored 13 of his 19 points in second half where the Leopards (8-17, 4-10 Patriot League) pulled away. He hit 8 of 10 from the field and grabbed 10 boards. Seth Hinrichs added 18 points as Lafayette...
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February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Lafayette beats short-handed Loyola (Md) 61-44

Dan Trist scored 14 points and Seth Hinrichs added 13 as Lafayette beat short-handed Loyola (Md.) 61-44 on Wednesday. Loyola won the first meeting of the season behind 25 points by Dylon Cormier, but he did not play in this contest after having surgery on his left hand. The senior was averaging 21.2 points per game and 5.8 rebounds. Michael Hoffman had nine points and four blocks...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

American beats Lafayette 66-61

Darius Gardner had 13 points, seven rebounds, and six assists Saturday to lead American to its seventh consecutive win in a 66-61 victory against Lafayette. American (10-7, 6-0 Patriot League) was defending a 63-61 lead with 27 seconds left, when Lafayette's Nick Lindner attempted a crosscourt pass under the basket - which Jesse Reed intercepted. Reed found Gardner for the outlet...
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January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

St. Francis Brooklyn Overcomes Bryce Scott’s 35 Points On Buzzer Beater Three-Pointer

Photo: One night after Gerrell Martin hit a game-winning three-pointer for LIU Brooklyn a few blocks away, it was Aleksandar Isailovic’s turn for St. Francis Brooklyn (7-5) in Thursday night’s victory against Lafayette, 65-62. After Lafayette guard Bryce Scott drilled a three-pointer to tie the game at 62-62 with 20.6 seconds left, St. Francis guard Brent Jones found...
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Lafayette breaks away from D-III Immaculata 79-54

Seth Hinrichs scored 19 points and Joey Ptasinski added 14 as Lafayette broke away from Division III Immaculata after halftime for a 79-54 victory Tuesday night. In all, eleven players scored for Lafayette (4-5), which won its fourth-straight. Nick Lindner, coming off a career-high 24 points last week, added 10 and Zach Rufer eight with four of the Leopards seven steals. The Mighty...
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December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

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