Scores

Final

Navy 47

(6-11, 0-1 Patriot)

Lafayette 64

(8-10, 1-0 Patriot)

2:00 PM ET, January 12, 2013

Kirby Sports Center, Easton, Pennsylvania

1 2 T
NAVY 18 2947
LAF 25 3964

Top Performers

Navy: B. Venturini 23 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Stl

Lafayette: S. Hinrichs 22 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast

Lafayette 64, Navy 47

Associated Press

EASTON, Pa. -- Seth Hinrichs scored 22 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lift Lafayette over Navy 64-47 Saturday in the Patriot League opener for both teams.

Tony Johnson and Joey Ptasinski each went 6 of 10 from the field for 14 points for Lafayette (8-10), which has won three straight and five of their last seven after starting the season 3-8.

Lafayette rallied to take its first lead, 17-16, with 6:06 left in the first half. Lafayette closed the half on an 8-2 run, which carried over to the second half, where the Leopards jumped ahead 32-20 3 minutes in.

The Midshipmen (6-11) cut the deficit to 32-30 with 15:44 left to play, but Lafayette outscored Navy 15-2 over the next 5 minutes to pull away. Ptasinski capped the run with a 3-pointer.

Brandon Venturini hit a season-high seven 3s en route to 23 points for Navy.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NAVY
LAF
Points 47 64
FG Made-Attempted 18-48 (.375) 24-50 (.480)
3P Made-Attempted 7-23 (.304) 7-16 (.438)
FT Made-Attempted 4-10 (.400) 9-13 (.692)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 10 (0/0)
Largest Lead 6 21

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 12, 2013 @LAF 64, NAVY 47Recap
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