Northeastern 70, Hofstra 68
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) _ Damon Singletary hit a 16-foot jump shot with six-tenths of a second remaining Tuesday night to give Northeastern a 70-68 victory over Hofstra.
Dan Callahan, who had 21 points and 12 rebounds for the Huskies (6-4, 2-0 North Atlantic Conference), tied the score 68-68 with two free throws with 30 seconds remaining.
Hofstra’s John Mavroukas, who had 13 points, missed a short jumper with nine seconds to play. Callahan grabbed the rebound and after two timeouts by Northeastern, Singletary hit the game-winner. Hofstra called a timeout but failed to get off a final shot.
Lonnie Harrell added 16 points for Northeastern, while Rah-shun Roberts had 15.
Jim Shaffer led the Flying Dutchmen with 16 points and James Parisi added 13.