B.J. Stith helps Old Dominion edge Towson 60-58
TOWSON, Md. (AP) B.J. Stith scored 15 points and grabbed four rebounds as Old Dominion picked up its third-straight win, edging Towson 60-58 on Saturday.
Stith blocked Deshaun Morman's jumper with eight seconds left with the Monarchs leading by two. He rebounded the block and proceeded to make both free throws after getting fouled with five seconds left on the clock.
Stith was 4 of 10 from the field and made all six of his free throws for ODU (5-2). Brandon Stith added 13 points and six rebounds and Ahmad Caver had 12 points - all 3-pointers - with three rebounds and four assists. Denzell Taylor had 11 boards.
The Monarchs trailed 52-50 with 6:17 to play. Carver and B.J. Stith combined for four free throws to put Old Dominion back on top with 5:15 to go and the Monarchs never trailed.
Mike Morsell scored 14 points with three rebounds for Towson (4-4).