Scores

Final

Navy 70

(12-12, 2-7 Patriot)

Lehigh 65

(10-15, 5-4 Patriot)

    7:00 PM ET, February 7, 2007

    Stabler Arena, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    NAVY 39 3170
    LEH 28 3765

    Top Performers

    Navy: K. Kina 15 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Lehigh: B. White 18 Pts, 15 Reb, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    Navy 70, Lehigh 65

    Associated Press

    BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) -- Trey Stanton scored 16 points and Navy withstood a furious comeback for a 70-65 victory over Lehigh on Wednesday night.

    Kaleo Kina scored 15 points and Greg Sprink added 10 points for Navy (12-12, 2-7 Patriot League), which snapped Lehigh's seven-game home winning streak against conference opponents.

    Jose Olivero scored 24 points, Bryan White 18, and Marquis Hall 13 for Lehigh (10-15, 5-4)

    Navy held a 17-point lead with 13:14 remaining before Lehigh started its comeback try. Lehigh went on a 17-5 run, keyed by a pair of 3-pointers by Olivero, and closed within five points with 8:39 left.

    responded however with a 17-5 run, keyed by two three-pointers from Olivero, which brought the Brown and White to within five at the 8:39 mark. Bryan White hit a free throw with 5:05 left to pull Lehigh within 61-58, but Navy pulled away and preserved the victory.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NAVY
    LEH
    Points 70 65
    FG Made-Attempted 23-41 (.561) 19-54 (.352)
    3P Made-Attempted 12-21 (.571) 6-19 (.316)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-22 (.545) 21-32 (.656)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 15 2

    2006-07 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 10, 2007 LEH 71, @NAVY 61Recap
    » Feb 7, 2007 NAVY 70, @LEH 65Recap