Robert Morris 88, Lafayette 76
CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP)—Jeremy Chappell scored 23 points and Tony Lee had 16 to lead Robert Morris to an 88-76 victory over Lafayette on Sunday.
A.J. Jackson scored 15 points and Jimmy Langhurst added 13 for Robert Morris (8-5).
Andrew Brown scored 24 points for Lafayette (8-4) while Bilal Abdullah had 16.
Lafayette held a 35-34 lead at halftime and held a 43-39 lead early in the second period, but 3-pointers by Mezie Nwigwe and Langhurst ignited a 14-2 run that gave Robert Morris a 53-45 lead with 12:37 to go.
Robert Morris then held a double-digit lead most of the way. Lafayette narrowed the gap to 79-71 on a Brown layup with 3:48 remaining but got no closer.