Fairfield Stags

State basketball roundup (Nov. 11): Walker nets 27, climbs charts in Loyola Maryland loss

State basketball roundup (Nov. 11): Walker nets 27, climbs charts in Loyola Maryland loss

Andre Walker scored a game-high 27 points for Loyola Maryland, but four Fairfield players had 11 or more, and the host Stags defeated the Greyhounds, 64-52, at Webster Bank Arena on Tuesday night.

Walker made five 3-pointers and recorded his 13th career game with 20 or more points. He scored 20 in the second half and moved into 19th at Loyola in career points (1,260).

He was on the assisting end of a dunk by Cam Gregory with 8:02 remaining in the first half that gave Loyola an 18-11 lead, but Jonathan Kasibabu scored on the opposite end for the Stags, starting a 19-3 run to close the half.

Fairfield (2-0) first took the lead, 20-18, on a 3-pointer by Tyler Nelson, but...

23°