Holy Cross rolls over Lehigh 61-42
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP)
Malachi Alexander came off the bench to score 13 points for the Crusaders (9-9, 3-3, Patriot). Justin Burrell added 11 points and Dave Dudzinski 10 with six rebounds.
This was the fifth-straight loss for the Mountain Hawks, who hit just 16 of 54 from the field during the game.
Lehigh had a 14-8 advantage midway through the first period before Holy Cross mounted a 19-2 run to lead 27-18 at halftime.
The Crusaders continued to dominate after the break, holding the Mountain Hawks to just 18 points from the field in the entire second period. Lehigh also committed 12 turnovers during the contest, four of which were steals by Holy Cross.
Austin Price - the only Lehigh player in double digits - led the Mountain Hawks (8-11, 1-5) with 13 points.