NCAA Game Summary - American University at Army
(Wednesday, March 6)
Final Score: Army 65, American University 44
West Point, NY (Sports Network) - Ella Ellis netted 16 points to lead the fourth-seeded Army Black Knights past the fifth-seeded American University Eagles, 65-44, in the quarterfinal round of the Patriot League Tournament.
Larry Toomey came off the bench to scored 13 points for Army (16-14), which will take on Bucknell in the semifinals. Kevin Ferguson chipped in 12 points and five blocks for the Black Knights.
Tony Wroblicky had 12 points and eight rebounds, while Stephen Lumpkins added 11 points for American (10-20), which shot just 30.9 percent from the field.
Army shot 46.4 percent from the field in the first half and held American to just 30.9 percent shooting, as it took a comfortable 39-20 lead into intermission.
The Black Knights led by as many as 30 in the second half.
Army shot 9-of-16 from 3-point range on the evening, while American was only 1-of-11 from beyond the arc.
03/06 21:11:21 ET