Second-half run helps Boston University past Lehigh in PL Quarterfinals

Boston University hit 10 of its first 12 second-half field goals as it turned a three-point halftime lead into a 20-point advantage, on its way to downing the Lehigh men’s basketball team 88-82 in the Patriot League Quarterfinals on Thursday evening in Stabler Arena. The loss snapped the Mountain Hawks’ eight-game winning streak as their season ends with a 16-14 record. Trailing by 20 approaching six minutes remaining, Lehigh staged a furious comeback, pulling as close as five with 30 seconds on the clock, but the Terriers hit enough free throws in the final seconds to close out the victory…

Lehigh beats Loyola 80-74 for seventh straight victory

Led by senior Kahron Ross’ game-high 20 points, five Mountain Hawks scored in double figures as the Lehigh men’s basketball team defeated Loyola 80-74 win on Wednesday evening in Reitz Arena. The win marked the Mountain Hawks’ seventh straight (and fourth straight on the road) as they improved to 15-13 on the season, 10-7 in Patriot League play…

Kempton named to USBWA All-District team

Kempton named to USBWA All-District team

Following a season that resulted in a record seven Patriot League Player of the Week awards, Lehigh men’s basketball senior Tim Kempton has been named to the 2016-17 United States Basketball Writers of America (USBWA) All-District II team, as announced on Tuesday…

Colgate Closes Out Season in Quarterfinals

Despite shooting its second worst half of the season in the opening 20 minutes of play, Colgate rallied back from a game-high 17-point deficit to make for an exciting final three minutes. Unfortunately, the Raiders couldn’t complete the comeback as they dropped a 59-50 decision to American on Wednesday night in the Patriot League Quarterfinals…

Knutson and McKnight earn All-District honors

Lehigh senior Gabe Knutson and junior Mackey McKnight were named Second Team NABC All-District honorees earlier this week, following in the footsteps of classmate C.J. McCollum who is a three-time First Team selection. Knutson averaged double-figure points for a third straight season to wrap up a stellar four-year career with more than 1,500 points. McKnight increased his scoring and assist totals from his first two seasons and was named a Second Team All-Patriot League honoree…