The Buccaneers (8-7, 3-2 Atlantic Sun Conference) trailed by 11, 38-27, with 17:08 left to play. They then went on a 22-6 run and led 49-44 on Hubbard's jumper with 9:41 left. The Owls (3-14, 0-6) went back up 54-51, but ETSU again answered on a jumper by Jarvis Jones and two free throws by Sollazzo to take the lead for good.
The Buccaneers allowed Kennesaw State to shoot 56.5 percent in the first half (13-23) before switching to man-to-man defense, and outscoring the Owls 50-38 in the second.
Hubbard had 15 points and 11 rebounds for ETSU, which was playing without coach Murry Bartow, who was attending the funeral services of his father.