Play Fantasy Use your Fantasy skills to win Cash Prizes. Join or start a league today. Play Now

Holy Cross vs Lehigh

Holy Cross defeats Lehigh 72-67


  •  

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) Eric Green had 14 points, Justin Burrell and Anthony Thompson added 13 points each and Holy Cross defeated Lehigh 72-67 on Saturday.

Lehigh (13-14, 6-8 Patriot League) closed within 63-60 with 4:10 left, and then both teams went scoreless until Justin Burrell's 17-foot jumper with 30 seconds to go put Holy Cross (16-10, 10-4) up by five.

Lehigh scored quick layups on its next two possessions, but Burrell answered each time with two free throws to extend the Holy Cross lead back to five.

After Mackey McKnight missed a 3-pointer for Lehigh with 12 seconds left, Holy Cross claimed the ninth win in its last 10 games.

The Crusaders never trailed and jumped ahead 30-19. But the Mountain Hawks answered with eight straight points and stayed within striking distance from there.

Tim Kempton led Lehigh with 17 points, McKnight had 16 points and nine rebounds and Jesse Chuku scored 10.

Copyright 2014 by STATS LLC. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Holy Cross (16-10) «413172
Lehigh (13-14)373067
 

CBSSports.com Shop

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Under Armour No.5 Shamrock Series Tackle Twill Football Jersey

2014 College Football Jerseys
Get your school today
Shop Now

Patriot League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Boston U.15-324-11
American13-520-13
Holy Cross12-620-14
Bucknell11-716-14
Army10-815-16
Lehigh7-1114-18
Colgate6-1213-18
Loyola-Md.6-1211-19
Lafayette6-1211-20
Navy4-149-21
 
Other games
UVA 63 Final
CLEM 58
MEMP 81 Final
CONN 86
PITT 71 Final
UNC 75
IOWA 82 Final
PSU 70
TTU 64 Final
ISU 70
VCU 62 Final
STL 64
HOU 62 Final
CIN 73
TCU 65 Final
KAN 95
MD 67 Final
DUKE 69
NCST 55 Final
SYR 56
WVU 71 Final
UT 88
OHST 48 Final
ILL 39
AF 56 Final
SDSU 64
FLA 69 Final
UK 59