February 18, 1997
Loyola (10-13, 7-4) at Siena (8-15, 3-8)Site: Alumni Recreation Center, Loudonville, N.Y.Time: 7Outlook: Loyola moved within a half-game of third-place St. Peter's in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference after Sunday's 77-68 win over Niagara. Freshman G Jason Rowe (13.4 ppg) continued his recent tear with 23 points, seven assists and five steals. Senior F Anthony Smith (16.2 ppg) had 25 points, eight rebounds and two blocks. Mike Powell (17.1 ppg), who had 35 points and 11 rebounds in an 85-76 win over Siena on Jan. 15, is playing despite a sprained right wrist.