Loyola shot 7-for-17 from the free-throw line in the second half, and 12-for-26 in the game, and host Marist took advantage to pull away for a 69-64 victory Sunday afternoon.
In the second half, the Greyhounds missed both of two free throws twice, 1-of-2 three times, the front end of 1-and-1 twice and once after making a basket.
Marist conversely, made 25 of 37 free throws in the game and 18 of 25 after halftime.
"Anytime you go 12-of-26 from the free-throw line on the road, you're not going to be successful," Loyola coach Jimmy Patsos said. "We had a nice win on Friday night, but we did not handle the success well. Sometimes, [the players] think they can just hit the reset button the
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Kemp, a senior, finished with game highs of 23 points and 13 rebounds, as he shot 7-for-8 from the field and 9-for-14 from the free-throw line.
Chavaughn Lewis added 21 for the Red Foxes.
Erik Etherly provided 22 points for Loyola, and he matched Anthony Winbush and R.J. Williams (St. Frances) for team-high honors with seven rebounds. Robert Olson, with 10 points, was the only other Greyhound in double figures.