Scores

Final

Navy 43

(8-21, 2-11 Patriot)

Lehigh 72

(19-8, 9-4 Patriot)

7:00 PM ET, February 27, 2013

Stabler Arena, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

1 2 T
NAVY 17 2643
LEH 36 3672

Top Performers

Navy: W. Smith 11 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Lehigh: B. Bailey 17 Pts, 1 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

Lehigh 72, Navy 43

Associated Press

BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- B.J. Bailey scored 17 points to lead Lehigh in a 72-43 rout of Navy on Wednesday night, snapping the Mountain Hawks' three-game Patriot League losing streak.

Lehigh (19-8, 9-4), which also trounced the Midshipmen 71-49 on Jan. 30, shot 54.2 percent in the first half (13 of 24) to take a 36-17 lead into intermission. The Mountain Hawks expanded their lead to 35 in the second half, again going 13 of 24.

Stefan Cvrkalj added 12 points, Holden Greiner 11 and Gabe Knutson 10 for Lehigh, which dished out 20 assists and committed seven turnovers. The Mountain Hawks outrebounded Navy 30-22, including 11 offensive boards, to win their seventh consecutive game in the series.

The Midshipmen have lost two straight and nine of their past 10 games. Worth Smith, with 11 points, was the only player in double figures for Navy (8-21, 2-11), which shot 39 percent (16 of 41).

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NAVY
LEH
Points 43 72
FG Made-Attempted 16-41 (.390) 26-48 (.542)
3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 9-26 (.346)
FT Made-Attempted 6-8 (.750) 11-19 (.579)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 35

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 30, 2013 LEH 71, @NAVY 49Recap
» Feb 27, 2013 @LEH 72, NAVY 43Recap