Sophomore forward Anthony Winbush matched his career high with 17 points and the Greyhounds' defense held host Bucknell to 20 percent (5-for-25) shooting in the first half as Loyola got its third straight victory, 55-49. Brett Harvey and Shane Walker scored 14 points each for Loyola (7-5), and Jamal Barney (Southwestern) added 10. Walker grabbed a team-high seven rebounds. Mike Muscala came off the bench to lead the Bison (4-9) with 10 points.
UMBC women: Senior guard Carlee Cassidy scored a season-high 27 points on a career-best seven 3-pointers to lead the Retrievers (5-6) to a 66-58 victory over East Carolina (10-2) on the first day of the Holiday Classic at Fordham.
Loyola women: Miriam McKenzie scored 16 points, but the Greyhounds fell, 69-58, to Drexel (6-4) in the first game of the Wildcat Holiday Classic at Villanova. The Greyhounds (4-6) couldn't stop Drexel's Gabriela Marginean, who had 25 points and 11 rebounds.