Patriot Tournament - Lafayette Falls 64-56 Against Bucknell - Game Recap

Patriot Tournament - Lafayette Falls 64-56 Against Bucknell - Game Recap

Mike Muscala scored 20 points and chipped in with 11 rebounds for Bucknell on Wednesday, leading them to a 64-56 victory over Lafayette at Sojka Pavilion.

Bucknell did not, however, defeat Lafayette against the spread, which closed at 10.5 at most sportsbooks.

Joe Willman had 14 points for Bucknell and Cameron Ayers chipped in with 9 points. Steven Kaspar had 5 assists for them, while Mike Muscala was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.

Lafayette got 15 points from Joey Ptasinski in a losing cause and another 13 points from Bryce Scott. Tony Johnson contributed 4 assists for them, while Tony Johnson had 6 rebounds.

Bucknell led at halftime, 26-18.

Bucknell had a 36-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.