Holy Cross Records Road Win At Army 66-29

Jan. 12, 2005

Box Score

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) - Kevin Hamilton and Keith Simmons each scored 18 points to propel Holy Cross to a 66-29 victory over Army Wednesday night.

Trailing 12-11 with 12:30 left in the first half, Holy Cross (9-5, 1-1 Patriot League) opened the game up with a 15-3 run, fueled by four points each from Hamilton and Torey Thomas.

Holy Cross started the second half on a 22-7 run over the first 11 minutes, with Hamilton scoring the first six points of the run and Simmons capping it with seven consecutive field goals, including a breakaway dunk.

The Black Knights (2-12, 0-2) hit just 9 of 46 shots for the game while Holy Cross converted 50 percent of its shots, including 10 of 20 from 3-point range. The 29 points scored by Army were the fewest for a Holy Cross opponent since the Crusaders held Tufts to just 29 points in a 71-29 victory on Jan. 11, 1947.

Thomas finished with nine points, eight rebounds, three assists and three steals.

Jimmy Sewell scored 11 points and grabbed seven rebounds for the Black Knights.