Campbell 93, Longwood 77

Preston Dodson scored a career-high 24 points and Lorne Merthie

added 19 to lead Campbell past Longwood 93-77 on Saturday.

The Fighting Camels (3-3) jumped out to a 12-1 lead at the 16:13

mark of the opening half and led by as many as 13, 33-20, with 6:48

seconds to play before halftime.

Campbell shot 14 for 27 from the floor (51.9 percent) in the

first half, but the Lancers (3-3) ended the half on a 14-7 run of

their own as they trailed 40-34 at the break.

Longwood center Antwan Carter tied the score at 58-58 on a

jumper with 11:16 left to play, but the Fighting Camels finished

the game on a 35-19 run.

Junard Hartley added 15 points for Campbell, Amir Celestin had

12.

Four of Longwood’s starters scored in double figures. Carter

scored 14 to lead the way, Jeremiah Bowman and Aaron Mitchell added

13 apiece and Jan van der Kooij 12.