Loyola, Md. beats Saint Peter’s 61-55
Anthony Winbush scored 16 points and Dylon Cormier added 15 as
Loyola of Maryland beat Saint Peter’s 61-55 on Saturday at the Izod
Winbush and Julian Brooks both had eight rebounds for the
Greyhounds (8-3, 1-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), who
finished with a 37-27 rebound advantage in snapping a two-game
Desi Washington had 18 points for the Peacocks (4-5, 1-1), who
have lost five of six.
Saint Peter’s scored the first 13 points of the second half to
take a 35-29 lead. Loyola used a 12-0 run to go up 43-38 with 9:50
The Greyhounds were able to hold off the Peacocks by making 11
of 14 free throws over the final 6:33. Saint Peter’s got within
58-55 with 1:01 to go. Robert Olson made two free throws with 17
seconds left and after a miss by the Peacocks, Cormier made one of
two with 7.3 seconds to go.