HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) -- Bilal Abdullah scored 16 points to lead Lafayette in a 71-65 win over Colgate Wednesday night.
Lafayette (7-10, PL 1-1) snapped a three-game losing streak, while Colgate fell to 6-9 overall and 1-1 in the league.
Lafayette shot 64 percent from the field, including a blistering 72 percent in the first half, while Colgate managed only 39 percent.
The Leopards scored the first 13 points of the game and never looked back, leading 38-23 at halftime. Lafayette led by as many as 17 points in the second, before Colgate came to trail by two points, 65-63, with 39 seconds left.
Andrew Brown answered for Lafayette with a pair of free throws in the last 24 seconds.
Colgate's Willie Morse came back with a lay up to bring the Raiders back to within two points.
But Abdullah scored a pair of free throws in the final 15 seconds and sealed the victory with a lay up at the buzzer.