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Robert Olson's career-high 22 points lead Loyola over Mount St. Mary's

If the Loyola men's basketball team wanted to make its last game before the holiday break a memorable one, the Greyhounds certainly got their wish Saturday night. For Mount St. Mary's, it sure seemed like a night to forget. Loyola, which will now be off for 13 days, used a stifling defense and controlled the boards to defeat the Mountaineers, 79-57, in a non-conference game at Reitz Arena. Robert Olson led the Greyhounds (9-3) with a career-high 22 points, going 9-for-14 from the field, including 3-for-6 from behind the 3-point arc. Kristijan Krajina led the Mount St. Mary's (4-4) with 14 points. The win helps Loyola cut into its series deficit against the Mount. The...