A big win for Husson University basketball in Las Vegas. The Eagles knocked off #16 University of Scranton 79-74 at the D3hoops.com Classic.

The win improves the Eagles record to 7-1. Scranton falls to 6-2.

Husson got balanced scoring from starters and this bench outscored Scranton(Pa.) 16-7.

Trevon Butler and Raheem Anderson each scored 17 while Aaron Willis pumped in 16.

The Eagles were 12-of-25 (48%) shooting 3-pointers.

Justin Klingman and  Brendan Boken each had 18 for the Royals.

The second and final game of the Las Vegas tournament for Husson is tonight at 11pm against Hampden-Sydney(Virginia).