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State basketball roundup (Jan. 12): Loyola Maryland men hold off Army

State basketball roundup (Jan. 12): Loyola Maryland men hold off Army

Isaiah Hart scored nine of Loyola Maryland’s final 12 points and the host Greyhounds held off Army West Point, 66-64, in men’s basketball Saturday.

Hart hit a jumper with 3:46 left to play to give Loyola (5-12, 1-3 Patriot League) a 56-53 lead. He followed with a pair of free throws and a layup to push the Greyhounds’ lead to 60-55 with 2:24 remaining. A Lonnie Grayson layup pulled the Black Knights (7-10, 2-2) within 62-59 with 63 seconds left. The Greyhounds hung on to give first-year coach Tavaras Hardy his first league win.

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