WASHINGTON (AP) -- Jason Thomas and Raimonda Petrauskas scored 17
points each and American finished its fourth straight winning
season with an 84-77 victory over Navy in the teams' regular-season
Third-seeded American (15-11, 8-6) and sixth-seeded Navy (9-18,
5-9) will meet again Friday in a first-round Patriot League
Tournament game at Bucknell University.
Patrick Okpwae scored 12 points and Andrew Ingram added 11 for
the Eagles, who overcame a 10-point deficit in the first half and
never trailed in the second. American closed the first half with a
7-0 run, capped by Linas Lekavicius' layup for a 47-45 lead.