Bucknell 71, Presbyterian 47

Published Nov. 22, 2010 7:09 p.m. EST

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.