Alvarez makes late layup as Fairfield beats Bucknell
LEWISBURG ( AP) — Neftali Alvarez scored 16 points, including a go- ahead layup with three seconds left, and Fairfield held on for a 6058 season- opening win over Bucknell on Saturday night.
Landon Taliaferro added 10 points and Jesus Cruz scored 10 for the Stags.
Kimbal Mackenzie led the Bison with 15 points. Paul Newman added 12 points, seven rebounds and four blocks — all career highs.