Loyola Defeats Siena 76-69

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Erik Etherly had 15 points and five of Loyola’s (Md.) 10 blocks in a 76-69 win over Siena on Monday night. 

The Greyhounds (12-11, 8-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) trailed 65-61 with 5:16 to play. They then scored 12 straight, sparked by back-to-back 3s by Justin Drummond. Etherly scored four points during the stretch and a pair of Robert Olson free throws capped the run with 23 seconds left as Loyola held on to snap a six-game losing streak against Siena. 

Olson finished with 15 points and Drummond and Shane Walker added 13 each for the Greyhounds. 

The Saints (10-13, 7-6) outebounded Loyola 42-22, but they committed 14 turnovers, which led to 22 points. The Greyhounds committed just eight turnovers. 

Ryan Rossiter scored 23 points and grabbed 20 rebounds to become Siena’s all-time rebounding leader, surpassing the previous mark of 1,037 by seven. 

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)


More From CBS Baltimore

Track Weather On The Go With Our App!
Your Podcast Network Play.it

Listen Live