Bucknell 71, Presbyterian 47

Darryl Shazier scored 16 points and Bucknell routed Presbyterian

71-47 in the O’Reilly Auto Parts CBC Classic on Monday night.

The Bison (2-3) led 40-20 at halftime after shooting 15 of 29

from the floor (51.7 percent), including 8 of 15 from 3-point range

(53.3 percent) in the first half.

Bucknell kept up its strong shooting after the break, making 50

percent from the field in the second half (13 of 26).

While the Bison were making half of their shots, the Blue Hose

(1-3) struggled, connecting on just 32.7 percent from the field (17

of 52).

The lack of made baskets by Presbyterian led to a 41-28

rebounding advantage for the Bison.

Bryan Cohen, who had 10 points, led Bucknell with seven

rebounds.

Khalid Mutakabbir was the lone Blue Hose player in double

figures with 13 points.