BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP)—Holden Greiner scored 17 and Lehigh got off to a fast start in a 71-50 rout of St. Francis (Pa.) on Wednesday night.
Lehigh scored the first nine points of the game then, after a Red Flash basket, went on a 17-0 run for a 26-2 lead after a Gabe Knutson layup with 10:42 remaining. The Mountain Hawks led 43-11 at halftime and held its biggest lead of the game at 68-26 with 8:48 remaining.
C.J. McCollum added 13 points and became the 10th player in history to reach 1,500 points in a career for the Mountain Hawks (7-3), which has won six in a row in the series.
Lehigh shot 58.6 percent (17 of 27) from the field in the first half. Meanwhile, St. Francis (2-7), made just 4 of 24 in the first half.
Anthony Ervin led the Red Flash with 17 points.