Patriot Tournament - Recap - Lafayette Defeats Lehigh 82-69
|Patriot Tournament - Recap - Lafayette Defeats Lehigh 82-69|
Lafayette earned an 82-69 victory over Lehigh on Saturday, getting 24 points from Tony Johnson at Kirby Center.
Lafayette was a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Seth Hinrichs had 18 points for Lafayette and Dan Trist chipped in with 13 points. Tony Johnson had 5 assists for them, while Tony Johnson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Lehigh got 22 points from Mackey McKnight in a losing cause and another 16 points from Holden Greiner. B.J. Bailey contributed 2 assists for them, while Holden Greiner had 6 rebounds.
Lafayette led at halftime, 35-33.
The rebound battle favored Lafayette as they grabbed 35 boards, while Lehigh only had 25.