Boxscore
Connecticut 81, Bucknell 52
Thursday, March 17, 2011 7:20 PM
Location - Verizon Center, Washington, District of Columbia
Officials - Jeff Clark, Tim Clougherty, Michael Reed
Attendance - N/A

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Bucknell 22 30 52
Connecticut 39 42 81

Recap


Kemba Walker had 18 points, eight rebounds and 12 assists and third-seeded Connecticut routed No. 14 seed Bucknell 81-52 on Thursday in the second round of the NCAA tournament.

Connecticut (27-9) showed no signs of fatigue after last week's five-game run to the Big East tournament title, shooting 48.5 percent (32 for 66) from the field and hitting nine 3-pointers while committing only five turnovers.

The Huskies built a 39-22 halftime lead and broke it open with a 34-10 run to open the second half.

Roscoe Smith added 17 points and six rebounds, Jeremy Lamb scored 16 points and Alex Oriakhi had nine points and 13 rebounds for Connecticut, which will face Big East rival Cincinnati on Saturday in the third round of the West Regional.

Connecticut pulled down 41 rebounds, compared to Bucknell's 20. The Bison had just one offensive rebound.

The Bison (25-9) struggled at the offensive end, shooting 31.4 percent (16 for 51). Mike Muscala scored 14 points and Bryson Johnson added 11 to lead Bucknell.

Bucknell Bison

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Mike Muscala 32:00 5-12 0-1 4-4 0 4 4 0 3 1 2 0 14
Joe Willman 13:00 0-4 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 1 0 0 0
Bryan Cohen 22:00 1-6 1-2 3-4 0 3 3 2 2 0 0 0 6
Bryson Johnson 34:00 3-9 3-8 2-2 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 11
Darryl Shazier 32:00 1-4 1-4 3-3 0 4 4 0 1 0 1 0 6
GW Boon 23:00 2-6 1-4 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 5
Cameron Ayers 22:00 2-7 1-2 0-0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 5
Ryan Hill 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Stephen Tyree 4:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 0 2 2 0 2 0 1 0 1
Enoch Andoh 10:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Colin Klebon 2:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Probese Leo 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ben Brackney 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 16-51 7-21 13-15 1 20 21 6 10 3 5 1 52
  31.4% 33.3% 86.7% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 5

Connecticut Huskies

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Roscoe Smith 27:00 7-13 2-5 1-1 1 6 7 1 0 0 0 2 17
Alex Oriakhi 19:00 4-9 0-0 1-2 5 7 12 1 3 0 0 2 9
Kemba Walker 35:00 5-11 2-5 6-6 1 7 8 12 2 2 2 0 18
Tyler Olander 18:00 2-4 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 4
Jeremy Lamb 32:00 6-9 4-5 0-0 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 16
Jamal Coombs-McDaniel 12:00 0-4 0-4 0-0 0 3 3 1 1 1 0 0 0
Charles Okwandu 18:00 3-4 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 1 2 0 1 2 6
Niels Giffey 11:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 3 2 5 1 0 0 1 0 2
Donnell Beverly 3:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Shabazz Napier 21:00 3-8 1-4 0-0 0 1 1 2 3 1 2 0 7
Benjamin Stewart 1:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Kyle Bailey 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Enosch Wolf 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 32-66 9-24 8-9 12 31 43 20 13 5 6 6 81
  48.5% 37.5% 88.9% Team Rebs: 6   Total TO: 6
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