Leopards Look to Take Offense to Lewisburg
| Lafayette (6-16, 4-7 PL) at Bucknell (16-8, 10-1 PL)
|Date||Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018 at 7 p.m.|
|Location||Lewisburg, Pa. | Sojka Pavilion|
|Online Video||Patriot League Network|
|Live Stats||Neulion Live Stats|
|Social Media||Twitter & Facebook|
- Lafayette heads to Lewisburg on Saturday with a chance at back-to-back wins for just the second time this season. The Leopards took defending Patriot League champion Bucknell to overtime in the earlier meeting this season, but finished out on the low side of an 80-75 defeat.
- Freshman Alex Petrie has been sensational since the start of Patriot League play, leading the team in scoring in conference contests at 18.2 points per game. Petrie is shooting 49.2 percent from three-point range against Patriot League foes and has tallied double-figure scoring in each of his last eight outings.
- The Leopards will look to keep the offense clicking on Saturday, coming off their best scoring game of the season. The Maroon and White put up 93 points in the win over Colgate on Wednesday, the highest total since a 97-84 win over Wagner on Dec. 6, 2014.
- Lafayette's returns to Kirby Sports Center for its next two contests, hosting Army on Wednesday at 7 p.m. and Loyola on Saturday at 12 p.m. Saturday's game will be shown nationally on CBS Sports Network.