Longwood rallies past South Carolina Upstate in OT, 83-79
FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Jaylon Wilson's layup put Longwood in front midway through overtime and the Lancers made just enough free throws to hold off South Carolina Upstate 83-79 in a Big South Conference battle Saturday afternoon.
Walton scores 11 points; Longwood beats High Point 55-51
FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Isaiah Walton came off the bench to score 11 points and Longwood held off High Point's late rally for a 55-51 victory on Thursday night.
High Point trailed by 13 points with about five minutes left when Jordan Whitehead converted a 3-point play, sparking a 16-5 run to pull the Panthers to 52-50 with 28 seconds left. Whitehead scored seven points and Jahaad Proctor added four during the stretch.
Flagler, Hightower help Presbyterian beat Longwood 71-64
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Adam Flagler had 21 points, Cory Hightower added 11 points and 12 rebounds, and Presbyterian defeated Longwood 71-64 on Saturday.
Romeo Crouch had 14 points and six rebounds for Presbyterian (11-9, 3-2 Big South Conference), which earned its fifth consecutive home victory.
Shabooty Phillips had 18 points, seven rebounds and five assists for the Lancers (12-8, 2-3). Isaiah Walton added 11 points.
Flood hits 5 3s, scores 21 as Longwood beats Stetson 77-63
FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Sean Flood hit five 3-pointers and finished with 21 points — both career highs — on 6-of-9 shooting to help Longwood beat Stetson 77-63 on Friday night.
Jaylon Wilson, a juco transfer who missed the first 11 games of the season with a hand injury, added career highs of four 3s and 14 points and JaShaun Smith scored 11 for Longwood.
Walton scores 20, Longwood starts 3-0 for 1st time in DI
PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) — Isaiah Walton scored 20 points, knocked down four 3-pointers and grabbed seven rebounds as Longwood held off Maryland-Eastern Shore down the stretch, 66-63 Tuesday night.
First-year coach Griff Aldrich has the Lancers off to a 3-0 start for the first time since the school stepped up to Division I in the 2004-05 season. Walton, the Big South Conference's leading scorer, has scored 20 or better in all three games.