Siena had six double-digit scorers, offsetting a 31-point game by Loyola guard Jason Rowe, on the way to a 96-88 victory over the Greyhounds last night in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference game in Albany, N.Y.
Marcus Faison led the Saints (4-0, 1-0) with 22 points, including 18 in the second half when the Greyhounds (3-2, 0-1) couldn't get closer than four points over the final 15: 22. Melvin Freeny added 12 points for Siena, and Corey Osinski and Scott Knapp each had 11.
Rowe hit four of six three-pointers for the Greyhounds. Center Roderick Platt had 17 points for Loyola.
The Greyhounds trailed 65-58 with 9: 39 left before Siena used a 10-0 run, culminated by a three-pointer by Knapp, to take its largest lead at 75-58.
Rowe scored 17 of Loyola's final 30 points.
Goucher 68, York 49: The visiting Gophers (4-1, 1-0) used a 15-3 run midway through the second half to pull away to victory in a Capital Athletic Conference game. Bakari Ward (Arundel) led Goucher (4-1, 1-0) with 16 points, including 10 in the second half.
York led 25-23 at halftime but were held to 36 percent shooting in the second half. The Gophers shot 58 percent in the second half and hit four of eight three-pointers.
Washington College 88, Goldey-Beacom 84, OT: The host Shoremen (3-2) had four double-digit scorers, led by Earl Piner's 21 points, in a nonconference win in overtime. Greg Adams and Shawn Peterson each added 19 points and David Bell 17.
Goldey-Beacom (3-5) trailed by four at halftime but forced an extra period by shooting better than 53 percent in the second half.
St. Mary's 80, Marymount 79: Harvey Davis made one of two free-throw attempts with seven seconds left to lift the Seahawks (1-2, 1-0) to a Capital Athletic Conference win. St. Mary's was led by Sheldon Taylor's 22 points. Harvey Davis added 18.
Frostburg State 108, Shenandoah 78: Alan Moore had 23 points on 7-for-10 shooting to lead the visiting Bobcats (2-3) to their second straight win. Steve Re added 21 points for Frostburg, which led by as many as 42 points.
Catonsville CC 85, Montgomery-Takoma Park 65: Tyree Locke scored 22 and Terrell Smith added 21 to power the Cardinals (6-1) past the visiting Falcons (0-8).
Catonsville went on a 12-0 run in the first five minutes. Locke and Smith scored nine three-pointers in the second half.
Western Michigan 64, Maryland 55: The host Terps (0-5) failed to hold a 10-point second half lead and remained winless after falling to the Broncos (4-1) in a nonconference game. Branka Bogunovic had a career-high 32 points for Maryland.
It was Maryland's highest single-game scoring effort since Dafne Lee scored 39 points against Wake Forest in 1990.
The Terps out-rebounded their opponent for the fifth straight game and shot 59 percent in the second half (16-for-27) but couldn't overcome nine three-pointers by the Broncos.
bTC Western Michigan erased a 10-deficit with 10: 27 left by scoring 13 unanswered points over the next three minutes to lead 45-42 with 7: 27 remaining.
Marymount 77, St. Mary's 69: The host Saints (6-0, 1-0) scored the first 10 points of the game and never looked back in defeating the Seahawks (4-2, 0-1) in a Capital Athletic Conference game. Brandi Hottel led all scorers with 21 points, including 14-for-16 from the free-throw line.
Erica Pearson led St. Mary's with 14 points and 16 rebounds.
York 64, Goucher 41: Brooke Davis had a career-high 22 points along with 10 rebounds and seven assists to lead the host Spartans (3-3, 1-0) to a Capital Athletic Conference win. Shannon Towner led the Gophers (0-3, 0-1) with 11.
York scored 17 of the game's first 19 points on the way to a 37-21 lead at halftime.
Pub Date: 12/03/98