Sacred Heart 72, Bryant 46
Shane Gibson scored 34 points and Justin Swidowski added 12 off
the bench to help Sacred Heart beat Bryant for the second time this
week, 72-46, on Saturday.
Gibson, who scored 30 against the Bulldogs in their last
matchup, was 11 of 17 from the field and hit a game-high nine free
throws for the Pioneers, who shot 56.8 percent (25 of 44)
Swidowski was 5 of 5 from the field and knocked down both of his
Sacred Heart (13-14, 7-7 Northeast Conference) led 20-16 in the
first half before using a 14-4 run to take a 34-20 advantage into
The Pioneers pushed that lead to 59-31 behind a Gibson layup
with 9:54 left to play.
Alex Francis was the only Bulldog in double-figures with 16 as
Bryant (2-24, 1-13) shot just 36 percent (18 of 50) from the field,
including 4 of 25 from deep.