Senior guard Nate Champion led the Dolphins with a game-high eight rebounds, while posting eight points (his first game under 13 this season) and five assists.
Tylon Smith made a free throw with 1.4 seconds left to give Southern Connecticut State University a 70-69 win over Le Moyne in Northeast-10 Conference action on Thursday night at Ted Grant Court. Champion led the Dolphins in the loss with 23 points, 14 of which came in the second half, eight rebounds and five assists. It was Le Moyne’s first home loss of the season.
Le Moyne (5-5, 3-2 NE-10, 5-4 East Region), which has dropped back-to-back games for the first time this year, opens the 2014 portion of its schedule and wraps up its non-conference slate on Thursday, Jan. 2 at Queens College at 7 p.m.
IUK men’s hoops team drops decision to CCU
Indiana Kokomo University’s men’s basketball team was defeated by visiting Cincinnati Christian University 97-70 on Monday.
IUK (2-11, 1-5 KIAC) was led by Nick Tweeter’s 25 points. Jordan King had 13 points and Dylan Mosack added 12 points and a team-high six rebounds.
Cincinnati Christian (9-3, 2-0) had five players in double figures, led by Kenny Gaynor’s 21 points on 8 of 8 shooting.