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Lafayette vs Bucknell Final: 87-76 - Recap
E.J. Stephens went off for 31 points and added 3 rebounds leading Lafayette to a 87-76 win over Bucknell on Sunday at Kirby Sports Center.
Tyrone Perry had 17 points for Lafayette and Justin Jaworski chipped in with 15 points. E.J. Stephens had 5 assists for them, while Neal Quinn was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Bucknell got a 23-point performance from Xander Rice, who was supported by 13 points from Andrew Funk. Xander Rice had 4 assists in a losing cause for Bucknell, while Paul Newman grabbed 8 rebounds.
Lafayette led at halftime, $HalfScore.
Lafayette won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-28.
Lafayette heads into a battle against Loyola-Maryland. Bucknell, meanwhile, will have their next action against Lehigh.