Towson 69, Lehigh 66

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) -- Gary Neal scored 19 points and Velmar
Coleman added 13 points off the bench to lead Towson past Lehigh
69-66 Friday afternoon.

Lehigh's Jose Olivero led all scorers with 24 points, but he
missed a late 3-pointer that would have given the Mountain Hawks
the lead.

Neal broke a tie game with a jumper with less than 45 seconds
left. Towson (4-6) sealed the win by knocking down three free

Lehigh (5-8) overcame a dismal first half in which they scored
22 points on 8-for-34 shooting, but the Mountain Hawks couldn't
make up an early 18-point deficit. Towson led by 11 at halftime.

Lawrence Hamm scored 11 for Towson.

Kyle Neptune had 16 points before fouling out for Lehigh.