BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) -Ahmad Nivins scored a game-high 20 points and added 17 rebounds to lead St. Joseph's to a 77-64 victory over Lehigh on Tuesday night.
Darrin Govens added 16 points and Idris Hilliard contributed 15 for St. Joseph's (3-3).
Marquis Hall scored 18 points for Lehigh (5-2) while Zahir Carrington had 13 points, Prentice Small added 12 and Rob Keefer had 10.
The Hawks took a 65-55 lead and then made nine of 10 free throws in the final two minutes, while Lehigh missed six 3-point attempts over the same period.
Govens opened the game with a pair of 3-pointers to start a 10-2 spurt that gave St. Joseph's the lead for good on the way to a 35-24 halftime lead. Lehigh had a six-point run in the second half to close to within 44-40, but the Hawks answered with a 7-2 run to extend the margin to 51-42.

NCAAB Headlines

More inNCAAB News  

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Trimble returning to Maryland The Maryland Terrapins got some good news last week as Melo Trimble announced he will be returning to the team for his junior...
Thumbnail Texas to contend in 2016-17? Now with a year at Texas under his belt, can Shaka Smart expect bigger things from the Longhorns in 2016-17?
Thumbnail 2017 NCAA Championship Odds Following Villanova’s big win in the 2016 NCAA Tournament, who has emerged as the favorite to win the 2017 NCAA Tournament?
Thumbnail Will Huskies reach hallowed ground vs.Orange?   As the old saying goes, three things are certain in life: death, taxes and UConn in an NCAA tournament setting.
Thumbnail Nova vs. UNC Player Prop Odds & Picks Here’s a look at some of the player prop odds ahead of tonight’s national championship matchup between North Carolina and Villanova at 9:19PM ET.
More inNCAAB Articles  

NCAAB Team Pages