Holy Cross at Lafayette
|Date & Time||Tuesday March 5, 2019, 7:00 PM (EST)|
Kirby Sports Center
Lafayette 0 / over-under: 141.5
The Patriot college basketball tournament gets underway with a first round matchup between the Holy Cross Crusaders and the Lafayette Leopards.
The Holy Cross Crusaders ended the season with an 86-66 defeat to the American University Eagles as a 2.5 point home favorite.
The balanced Holy Cross offense saw 19 points, five pulls and five assists with Caleb Green netting 15 points and logging three pulls.
The Crusaders received 14 points and three helpers from Jacob Grandison followed by Austin Butler with ten points and four assists.
The Lafayette Leopards suffered a 76-70 loss at the hands of the visiting Colgate Raiders to close the regular season on Saturday.
Justin Jaworski carried the Lafayette attack with 21 points and three yanks with Paulius Zalys contributing another 16 points and two pulls.
The Leopards received 16 points and two assists from Alex Petrie while EJ Stephens added ten points and nine rebounds.
Holy Cross Crusaders are 3-10 ATS in their last 13 games following a ATS loss and Holy Cross Crusaders are 5-17 ATS in their last 22 games overall and Holy Cross Crusaders are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 road games.
Lafayette Leopards are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS win and Lafayette Leopards are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games overall and Lafayette Leopards are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 vs. Patriot League.
The home team has dominated this matchup so that means Lafayette…