Joliet, Ill. The No. 19th ranked Holy Cross College men’s basketball took on the University of St. Francis on the road this evening in a CCAC matchup. The Saints used a balance scoring effort to come away with the 85-81 victory. With the win, men’s basketball improves to 22-5 overall and 17-2 in conference play while USF falls to 9-17 and 7-13.
Score: Holy Cross defeated USF 85-81
Records: Holy Cross (22-5) | USF (9-12)
Location: Sullivan Center | University of St. Francis | Joliet, Ill.
Parker Sims – 21pts, 3 rebs, 9-12 FG
Jordan Gaines – 16 pts, 6-12 FG
Robby Jimenez – 12 pts, 4 assists, 2-4 3-pt FG
Larenzo Moore – 10 pts, 13 rebs, 6 assists, 5-8 FG
Beau Ludwick – 10 pts, 2-2 3-pt FG
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
Larenzo Moore posted another double-double with a 10 points and a team-high 13 rebounds
Holy Cross shot 58% from the field and 42% from behind the arc
USF shot 47% from the field and 50% from three
The Saints won the rebound battle 32-24
NEXT TIME OUT
The Saints will be back in action on Saturday, February 15 when they host St. Xavier University. Tipoff set for 3:00pm