Southern Virginia vs Longwood

Longwood 86, S. Virginia 74


FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) - Tristan Carey scored 17 of his 25 points in the first half and freshman Michael Kessens posted his sixth double-double of the season in Longwood's 86-74 win over Division III foe Southern Virginia.

Kessens had 16 points and 11 rebounds and Nik Brown added 12.

Longwood (3-7) led 44-28 at halftime after shooting 47 percent (17 of 36) and pulling down 26 rebounds in the frame.

Longwood pushed its lead to 58-37 behind a Kessens layup 5 minutes into the second half but Southern Virginia (6-3) outscored the Lancers 35-18 over the next 11 minutes to cut the deficit to 76-72 with 3:13 left to play.

Brown, however, then scored five straight points to put Longwood back up by nine, 81-72, and the Lancers held Southern Virginia to just one field goal over the final 3 minutes to pull away.

Anders Jacobson led Southern Virginia with 14 points.

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Southern Virginia Knights
J. Jacobson, F265-100-012513
A. Bailey, C202-52-45126
C. Nye, G305-122-233013
A. Jacobson, G294-85-514314
I. Jacobson, G283-112-28149
W. Evans181-50-00223
S. Richins163-80-02106
J. Harr143-41-24047
P. Brooks131-10-00123
J. Fink40-00-00000
G. Charapata20-00-00010
Totals 27-6412-1528152374
Longwood Lancers
M. Kessens, F377-162-4114116
J. Dublin, F214-70-09048
T. Carey, G3710-134-494325
N. Brown, G334-94-624212
D. Robinson, G121-34-73026
K. Ziegler234-62-322010
J. Havenstein181-20-02122
L. Woodhouse173-51-23607
S. Shockley20-00-00010
Totals 34-6117-2643211586

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
High Point13-523-1089
Char. So.13-519-12164
Coast. Car.12-624-10130
Other games
WICH 60 Final
LAV 44 Final