2013 NCAA Tournament — Bucknell Wins Patriot League Championship, NCAA Tournament Bid
Patriot League Championship: Bucknell 64 — Lafayette 56
Center Mike Muscala scored 20 points, including six points during a big second-half run, and Bucknell beat Lafayette, 64-56, in the Patriot League tournament championship at Lewisburg, PA. on Wednesday night. With the victory, Bucknell (28-5) claimed an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament. Muscala was named the tournament MVP, as the Bisons secured their third NCAA appearance since 2005, the year they upset heavily-favored Kansas.