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Crutcher carries Dayton past George Washington 67-54

Jan. 17, 2021 7:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jalen Crutcher scored 23 points and Dayton got past George Washington 67-54 on Sunday. Crutcher sank 5 of 7 from 3-point range. Mustapha Amzil had 10 points and seven rebounds for Dayton (8-3, 4-2 Atlantic 10 Conference), Ibi Watson scored 10 points and Elijah Weaver distributed six...

Watson scores 19 points to carry Dayton past Duquesne 72-63

Jan. 13, 2021 9:59 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ibi Watson registered 19 points as Dayton beat Duquesne 72-63 on Wednesday night. Jalen Crutcher had 18 points for Dayton (7-3, 3-2 Atlantic 10 Conference). Mustapha Amzil added 11 points and eight rebounds. Elijah Weaver had six assists. Marcus Weathers had 19 points and eight rebounds...

Crutcher's 29 points sends Dayton past Davidson in OT

Jan. 9, 2021 12:14 AM EST

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Jalen Crutcher scored a career-high 29 points with four 3-pointers to help carry Dayton to an 89-78 overtime win over Davidson Friday night. Crutcher's layup with 2:00 left in the extra session gave Dayton the lead for good. Ibi Watson added 23 points. The Wildcats’ Kellan...

Austin scores 20 to carry Fordham over Dayton 55-54

Jan. 5, 2021 9:05 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Austin had a career-high 20 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 18.5 seconds left, and Fordham narrowly defeated Dayton 55-54 on Tuesday night. Kyle Rose had 11 points for Fordham (1-2, 1-2 Atlantic 10). Jalen Cobb added seven assists. Jalen Crutcher had 14 points for the...

Crutcher scores 26 to lead Dayton past George Mason 74-65

Jan. 2, 2021 7:15 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Jalen Crutcher scored a career-high 26 points and Dayton came from behind to beat George Mason 74-65 on Saturday. Ibi Watson had 16 points for Dayton (5-2, 1-1 Atlantic 10 Conference). Freshman Mustapha Amzil added 15 points as the Flyers rebounded three days after falling to La Salle...

Late shot helps La Salle get first win at Dayton in 21 years

Dec. 30, 2020 11:13 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Clifton Moore hit an 18-foot jump shot with 2.5 seconds remaining to push La Salle to a 67-65 victory over Dayton on Wednesday night. The win was the first for the Explorers over Dayton at UD Arena in 21 years (February 27, 1999) and snapped the Flyers’ 20-game Atlantic Coast...

Crutcher, Dayton turn back Ole Miss 65-62

Dec. 19, 2020 5:17 PM EST

Dayton, Ohio (AP) — Jalen Crutcher scored 15 of his 23 points in the second half and Dayton defeated a Southeastern Conference team for the second-straight Saturday, edging Mississippi 65-62. The Flyers, who topped Mississippi State in double overtime a week earlier, rallied from seven down at halftime and...

Crutcher, Watson lift Dayton past Mississippi St. in 2OT

Dec. 12, 2020 6:28 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Jalen Crutcher scored 23 points, making four of six free throws in the last 15 seconds but wasn't alone in claiming his nickname of Jalen Clutch-er as Dayton rallied to edge Mississippi State 85-82 in double overtime on Saturday in the Holiday Hoopsgiving event. Ibi Watson added 21 points...

Watson, Crutcher lift Dayton over Northern Kentucky 66-60

Dec. 8, 2020 10:20 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ibi Watson scored 19 points as Dayton defeated Northern Kentucky 66-60 on Tuesday night. Jalen Crutcher added 17 points for the Flyers (2-1), while Chase Johnson chipped in 16. Watson also had seven turnovers but only two assists. Crutcher also had eight assists and six rebounds, while...

Bandoumel leads SMU over Dayton on late shot

Dec. 5, 2020 5:32 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Emmanuel Bandoumel hit a short jump shot with less than a second left to lift SMU to a 66-64 win over Dayton on Saturday. Ibi Watson drilled a 3-pointer with nine seconds left to tie the game but Bandoumel took the ball toward the low block on the left side of the lane, twisted and...