Scores

Final

Navy 48

(3-6, 1-5 away)

Elon 51

(5-2, 1-0 Southern)

    2:00 PM ET, December 3, 2011

    Alumni Gym (Elon University), Elon, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    NAVY 17 3148
    ELON 20 3151

    Top Performers

    Navy: J. Avila 14 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    Elon: J. Isenbarger 14 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast

    Elon 51, Navy 48

    Associated Press

    ELON, N.C. -- Austin Hamilton made a 3-pointer with 3 seconds remaining to lift Elon to a 51-48 win over Navy on Saturday for its best start as a Division I program.

    Jack Isenbarger scored 14 points for the Phoenix (5-2), who matched their best start since the 1996-97 season.

    Elon has held opponents in each of its five wins to less than 40 percent field goal shooting. The Midshipmen (3-6) shot 27.5 percent) from the field and made only 4 of 21 attempts from 3-point range.

    The Phoenix did not fare much better, shooting 33.3 percent (17 of 51) from the field and made only 7 of 24 in the first half.

    Neither team led by more than four points in the second half and there were 10 ties.

    J.J. Avila scored 14 points to lead Navy (3-6), which has failed to score 50 points in each of its past two games.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NAVY
    ELON
    Points 48 51
    FG Made-Attempted 14-51 (.275) 17-51 (.333)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-21 (.190) 5-20 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-21 (.762) 12-16 (.750)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 6

    2011-12 Season

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