Wieck scores 18 to carry Navy past American 60-56
WASHINGTON (AP) — Evan Wieck had 18 points as Navy narrowly beat American 60-56 in the Patriot League Conference Tourney quarterfinals on Thursday night.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Sa'eed Nelson had 21 points, eight rebounds and seven assists as American rolled past Holy Cross 86-66 on Saturday.
Nelson scores 26 to lift American past Army 77-66
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Sa'eed Nelson had 26 points as American topped Army 77-66 on Sunday.
Stacy Beckton Jr. had 15 points and seven rebounds for American (14-13, 8-8 Patriot League). Sam...
Petrie scores last 7 points; Lafayette beats American 70-68
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Alex Petrie scored the last seven points of the game that included a layup with 3.3 seconds left to lift Lafayette to a 70-68 victory over American on Wednesday...
Burns scores 20 to lead Colgate over American 83-81 in OT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jordan Burns had 20 points as Colgate beat American 83-81 in overtime on Saturday.
American closed to 82-81 on Sa'eed Nelson's free throws with four seconds to play before Will Rayman made 1 of 2 free throws and Sam Iorio's 3 at the buzzer missed. American led 36-31 at halftime and Colgate's Francisco Amiel tied it at 71 with a 3-pointer to force overtime.
Burns made 6 of 9 3-pointers and added six assists.
Boonyasith scores 20 to lead American over Army 71-68
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jacob Boonyasith had a season-high 20 points as American edged past Army 71-68 on Saturday.
Stacy Beckton Jr. made two free throws to give American a 71-68 lead with 16 seconds left and Army's John Emezie missed a 3-pointer with 3 seconds to go.
Beckton had 15 points, seven rebounds and three blocks for American (13-10, 7-5 Patriot League). Mark Gasperini added 11 points. Sa'eed Nelson had 11 points, 11 assists, nine rebounds and three blocks for the home team.
Boonyasith scores 17, American downs Holy Cross 66-49
WASHINGTON (AP) — Freshman Jacob Boonyasith scored season bests with 17 points and five 3-pointers and American never trailed in beating Holy Cross 66-49 on Saturday.
American held the Crusaders to 18 first-half points, the fewest they have allowed this season.
Nelson with 20, American holds on to beat Bucknell 76-68
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sa'eed Nelson scored 20 points and American held on late to beat Bucknell 76-68 on Saturday afternoon.
Nelson was 6 of 11 from the field for the Eagles (10-9, 4-4 Patriot League). Sam Iorio scored 17 points with seven rebounds before fouling out and Stacy Beckton Jr. had 12 points and led the team with 10 rebounds.
Nelson scores 26 points, leads American over Boston U 70-66
BOSTON (AP) — Sa'eed Nelson scored 26 points on 9-of-12 shooting and had six assists and five steals to help American beat Boston University 70-66 on Wednesday night to end a three-game skid.
Stacy Beckton Jr. and Larry Motuzis added 11 points apiece with Motuzis hitting three 3-pointers for the Eagles (9-9, 3-4 Patriot League), who were outrebounded 35-21 but had 15 assists in making 26 of 50 from the field.
Iorio’s late 3 lifts American over UMBC 73-69
BALTIMORE (AP) — Sa'eed Nelson scored 18 points, Sam Iorio added 11, including a go-ahead 3 with 1.5 seconds left, and American University rallied to beat UMBC 73-69 on Saturday.
UMBC tied it on Max Curran's layup with 11 seconds left before Iorio hit his wide-open 3 from the wing. UMBC turned it over on its next possession, and Nelson sealed it at the line.
Stacy Beckton Jr. added 14 points with four 3-pointers for the Eagles (3-1), who made 13 of 30 3-pointers and shot 50 percent.
Dulin hits 8 3s, scores 23 points; Navy beats American 70-64
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Bryce Dulin hit a career-high seven 3-pointers on eight attempts and finished with 23 points to help Navy beat American 70-64 on Friday night.
Evan Weick scored 13 points and Hasan Abdullah added 11 points, six assists and two steals for Navy (11-5, 2-1 Patriot League).