WASHINGTON (AP)Josh Rivera had 27 points in Lafayette’s 70-59 win over American on Wednesday night.

Rivera finished 12 of 13 from the field for the Leopards (6-14, 4-3 Patriot League). Leo O’Boyle shot 5 for 8, including 1 for 3 from beyond the arc to add 11 points. Kyle Jenkins recorded nine points and was 4 of 9 shooting (1 for 3 from distance).

Elijah Stephens led the way for the Eagles (12-6, 4-3) with 17 points. Johnny O’Neil added 15 points and eight rebounds for American. In addition, Jermaine Ballisager Webb had eight points and two blocks.

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Both teams next play Saturday. Lafayette visits Lehigh while American visits Colgate.

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