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Lafayette Closes Out 2012 at Stanford

Dec. 28, 2012

Game Notes

Lafayette (5-9) at Stanford (8-4)
Sat., Dec. 29 | 10:30 p.m. ET | Maples Pavilion
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Game Notes

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Opening Tip: 

Lafayette travels to Stanford for the second time in program history as the Leopards look for their first road win (0-7) of the season.

Lafayette is 0-4 all-time against current Pac-12 Conference members, having played Stanford, Arizona State, Colorado and Southern California.

The Leopards dropped to 5-9 overall with a 75-50 loss at No. 13/16 Minnesota. DanTrist led Lafayette in scoring with 14 points and seven rebounds in the setback.
Trist (14.7 ppg) missed three games before returning to score 10 points against Princeton. Trist has led Lafayette in scoring seven times this season and has netted at least 10 points in seven straight games.

Levi Giese (24 blocks) has had at least two rejections in nine games this season.

Zach Rufer set a new career high in points (8), rebounds (7), steals (4) and minutes played (23) against Arcadia.

Tony Johnson (10.9 ppg) has scored at least 10 points in eight of the Leopards' 13 games.

Johnson is tied with Bilal Abdullah '08 for 16th in the Lafayette record books with 123 career steals and leads the Patriot League with 28 thefts this season.

Lafayette is being outscored by 16.9 points in its seven road games this season and averages 18.7 turnovers per game away from home. At Kirby Sports Center, Lafayette is +0.9 in scoring margin and only 13.0 turnovers per contest.