Latest Bucknell Bison men's basketball News

Meeks scores 19 to carry Bucknell past Holy Cross 75-60

Jan. 11, 2020 4:38 PM EST

LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — John Meeks posted 19 points as Bucknell defeated Holy Cross 75-60 on Saturday. Andrew Funk had 17 points and seven rebounds for Bucknell (7-10, 3-1 Patriot League). Avi Toomer added 13 points. Bruce Moore had 12 points for the hosts. The Bison forced a season-high 22 turnovers. Drew...

Davis scores 20 to carry Navy over Bucknell 60-56

Jan. 8, 2020 9:38 PM EST

LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Cam Davis had 20 points as Navy narrowly defeated Bucknell 60-56 on Wednesday night. Greg Summers had 13 points and seven rebounds for Navy (8-6, 2-1 Patriot League). John Carter Jr. added six rebounds. John Meeks had 18 points for the Bison (6-10, 2-1). Avi Toomer added six rebounds....

Balanced Bucknell cruises past Lafayette 78-66

Jan. 5, 2020 4:25 PM EST

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Avi Toomer and Andrew Funk scored 15 points apiece and Paul Newman added a double-double to power Bucknell to a 78-66 victory over Lafayette on Sunday. Toomer hit 3 of 4 shots from 3-point range for the Bison (6-9, 2-0 Patriot League), who shot 53% from distance (10 of 19). Newman...

Newman's block preserves Bucknell's 67-65 win

Jan. 2, 2020 9:13 PM EST

LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Paul Newman blocked Lonnie Grayson's layup at the buzzer and Bucknell edged Army 67-65 in a Patriot League opener on Thursday night. Grayson's 3-pointer with 53 seconds left got the Black Knights (5-7) within two but his drive to the basket was foiled by Newman with the Bison's eighth...

La Salle rolls to 5th straight win, beats Bucknell 71-59

Dec. 28, 2019 5:54 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jared Kimbrough scored 16 points off the La Salle bench and the Explorers won their fifth straight and eighth in nine games, knocking off Bucknell 71-59 on Saturday afternoon. La Salle dropped two of its first three games, but its lone loss since has been to Villanova. La Salle (9-3)...

Siena snaps 4-game losing streak, tops Bucknell 81-71

Dec. 21, 2019 8:57 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Elijah Burns had a career-high 28 points as Siena defeated Bucknell 81-71 on Saturday night. Burns made 10 of 13 shots and added eight rebounds. Manny Camper had 15 points and 14 rebounds for Siena (3-5), which ended its four-game losing streak. Jalen Pickett added 12 points and Donald...

Sotos carries Bucknell over Albany (NY) 65-64

Dec. 7, 2019 10:07 PM EST

LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jimmy Sotos scored 23 points as Bucknell edged past Albany 65-64 on Saturday night. Sotos shot 11 for 13 from the foul line. Avi Toomer added 21 points for the Bison. Bruce Moore, the Bison's second leading scorer coming into the matchup at 12 points per game, shot only 14% (1 of 7)....

Vaughn has 19 points, leads Rider to 89-69 win over Bucknell

Dec. 3, 2019 10:22 PM EST

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Dimencio Vaughn had 19 points to lead six Rider players in double-figure scoring and Rider dominated the second half to roll over Bucknell 89-69 on Tuesday night. Vaughn was 8 of 11 from the floor with two blocked shots. Tyere Marshall finished with 14 points and 13 rebounds....

Llewellyn, Schwieger lift Princeton past Bucknell 87-77

Nov. 30, 2019 6:03 PM EST

LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jaelin Llewellyn and Ryan Schwieger scored 17 points apiece as Princeton got its first win of the season, beating Bucknell 87-77 on Saturday. Richmond Aririguzoh added 15 points and Tosan Evbuomwan had 10 points and eight rebounds for the Tigers (1-5). Princeton, trailing 43-39 at the...

Llewellyn, Schwieger lift Princeton past Bucknell 87-77

Nov. 30, 2019 5:39 PM EST

LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Princeton, trailing 43-39 at the break, opened the second half on a 28-7 run to go out front 67-50 after Llewellyn drained a 3-point jumper with 13:06 remaining in the game. Bucknell answered with a 16-3 run to close to 70-66 following Malachi Rhodes’ dunk at the 8:23 mark of...