Scores

Final

Longwood 86

(3-7, 2-2 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 13, 2012

    Willett Hall, Farmville, Virginia

    1 2 T
    SVA 28 4674
    LONG 44 4286

    Top Performers

    Southern Virginia: A. Jacobson 14 Pts, 1 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    Longwood: T. Carey 25 Pts, 9 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Longwood 86, S. Virginia 74

    Associated Press

    FARMVILLE, Va. -- Tristan Carey scored 17 of his 25 points in the first half and freshman Michael Kessens posted his sixth double-double of the season in Longwood's 86-74 win over Division III foe Southern Virginia.

    Kessens had 16 points and 11 rebounds and Nik Brown added 12.

    Longwood (3-7) led 44-28 at halftime after shooting 47 percent (17 of 36) and pulling down 26 rebounds in the frame.

    Longwood pushed its lead to 58-37 behind a Kessens layup 5 minutes into the second half but Southern Virginia (6-3) outscored the Lancers 35-18 over the next 11 minutes to cut the deficit to 76-72 with 3:13 left to play.

    Brown, however, then scored five straight points to put Longwood back up by nine, 81-72, and the Lancers held Southern Virginia to just one field goal over the final 3 minutes to pull away.

    Anders Jacobson led Southern Virginia with 14 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SVA
    LONG
    Points 74 86
    FG Made-Attempted 27-64 (.422) 34-61 (.557)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-22 (.364) 1-8 (.125)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-15 (.800) 17-26 (.654)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 21

    2012-13 Season

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