Walton, Lane lead Longwood past Dartmouth 86-80
FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) Isaiah Walton had 23 points and four assists, Khris Lane scored 20 with 10 rebounds and Longwood held off Dartmouth for a 65-59 win on Monday night.
Darrion Allen had 14 points, including three 3-pointers, while Kendrick Thompson scored nine with seven assists – both career highs.
Lane hit a jumper and made layup and Allen hit two 3s during an 11-1 run that gave Longwood (2-3) the lead for good and made it 54-45 with 13:12 left. Dartmouth pulled within three, 78-75, on a layup by Guilien Smith with 33 seconds to go, but Walton scored six and Allen hit two free throws from there to seal it.
Smith and Evan Boudreaux scored 21 points apiece for Dartmouth (0-4). It was a career high for Smith, who had eight points and an assist in the last 48 seconds. Boudreaux grabbed nine rebounds.
Longwood hit a season-high 12 3-pointers.
Dartmouth made just 17-of-28 (60.7 percent) free throws.