Local roundup: Bucknell men’s water polo loses

Rade Joksimovic scored a game-tying goal with 16 seconds left in regulation to help the Bucknell men’s water polo team overcome a four-goal deficit in the final quarter of Saturday’s NCAA game at Harvard’s Blodgett Pool and send the contest to overtime, but the Crimson’s Harry Tafur scored the game-winning goal to advance Harvard in the NCAA Championship bracket with a 13-12 win.

MEN’s WATER POLO

Harvard 13,

Bucknell 12 (OT)

BUCKNELL    2 2 2 4 2 0 0 -12

HARVARD    1 3 5 1 1 1 1 -13

Goals: Joksimovic (6), Djordjevic (4), Daley, Hunter. Assists: Daley (3), Babic, Joksimovic, Niehaus.

Steals: Daley (5), Joksimovic (4), Hunter (3), Stupp, Moore, Hagen. Saves: Niehaus (11 svs., 13 ga., 39:53 min.).

Record: Bucknell (23-5).

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