clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

UConn Vs. Holy Cross Score Update: Andre Drummond's Nine Points Helps Huskies Take 43-24 Halftime Lead Over Crusaders

Freshman center Andre Drummond has netted a team-best 10 points to help the No. 9-ranked Connecticut Huskies earn a 43-24 halftime lead over the Holy Cross Crusaders in a non-conference game XL Center, Hartford, CT. Drummond also has collected four rebounds, while junior forward Alex Oriakhi and sophomore guard Jeremy Lamb both have tallied eight points for UConn (8-1).

Junior guard R.J. Evans has scored a team-best eight points for Holy Cross (4-6), which took an early 13-12 advantage with 12:12 remaining in the first half. However, the Crusaders hot shooting went cold and the Huskies outscored Holy Cross 31-9 to take a commanding lead into the locker room.

So far, UConn has outrebounded Holy Cross, 22-13, and forced nine turnovers from the Crusaders.

Sophomore forward Tyler Olander has netted six points for the Huskies, while Lamb has tallied three steals.

For more on UConn basketball, see our team page, or The UConn Blog.