Colgate edges Loyola (Md) 59-58

HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) Damon Sherman-Newsome scored 16 points - including the winning goal in the final seconds - as Colgate edged Loyola (Md.) 59-58 on Saturday.

Sherman-Newsome's game-winning bucket came with 19 seconds to play, putting Colgate back on top to finish. The Raiders (9-12, 6-2 Patriot League) had fallen behind in the final 2 minutes after leading most of the game.

Colgate led by seven points at the break and took a 51-38 advantage midway through the second half before Loyola went on an 18-5 run to tie it 56-56 with 4:34 to play. Two minutes later, the Greyhounds (7-12, 3-5) went up by two, 58-56, on an Eric Laster layup. But Sherman-Newsome clinched it for the Raiders with a free throw followed by a layup after a Loyola turnover.

Matt McMullen added 12 points and eight rebounds for the Raiders. Ethan Jacobs had 11.

Laster led the Greyhounds with 20 points.

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide—from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Andy Staples, Grant Wahl, and more—delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.