WEST POINT, N.Y. -- Jordan Sugars scored 25 points to lead all five Navy starters in double figures in an 85-81 victory over Army on Saturday night.
Navy (6-16, 1-4 Patriot League), which broke a four-game losing streak, took the lead in the second half and held off Army (10-10, 2-3), which has lost three of four.
The Midshipmen led by 13 with 14:14 left, but Army cut the lead to 78-77 on Ella Ellis' three-point play with 56 seconds left. Navy pushed the advantage to 80-77 before Jeremy Hence's layup brought Army to within 80-79 with 28 seconds to play.
O.J. Avworo hit two free throws to push lead to 82-79.
Navy was 8 for 8 from the free-throw line in the final 55 seconds.