O’Boyle scores 24, Lafayette beats Bucknell 74-67 in OT

January 8, 2023 GMT

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Leo O’Boyle had 24 points in Lafayette’s 74-67 overtime victory over Bucknell on Sunday.

O’Boyle also contributed three steals for the Leopards (3-14, 1-3 Patriot League). Josh Rivera added 18 points while shooting 8 of 15 from the field and 2 for 4 from the line, and also had six rebounds. CJ Fulton recorded 14 points and shot 5 for 14, including 4 for 10 from beyond the arc.

The Bison (7-10, 0-4) were led in scoring by Xander Rice, who finished with 19 points. Alex Timmerman added 16 points and nine rebounds for Bucknell. Noah Williamson also had eight points and six rebounds. The Bison extended their losing streak to six straight.


Both teams next play Wednesday. Lafayette visits Navy while Bucknell hosts Loyola (MD).


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