Holy Cross 64, Navy 52
Justin Burrell scored 17 points and Phil Beans scored eight of
his 10 points in the second half as Holy Cross handed Navy its 16th
straight loss, 64-52, on Wednesday night.
Holy Cross (10-13, 4-5 Patriot League) jumped out to an early
10-1 lead but Navy rallied to tie the score 24-all at halftime.
The Midshipmen (3-20, 0-9) took a 34-31 lead in the second half
behind a Jordan Sugars’ 3-pointer. But the advantage was short
lived, as the Crusaders used a 16-5 run to go ahead 47-39 with
10:10 left to play.
Beans, who capped the spurt with a layup, had five points during
the run and Burrell added a 3-pointer.
Burrell made three 3-pointers and converted on 8 of 10 free
Navy shot just 20 of 52 from the field.
Sugars led the Midshipmen with 20 but no other Navy player
scored more than seven points.