The service academy rivals were battling in a two-point game with 3:33 remaining when Army (9-10, 4-2 Patriot League) got a pair of free throws from both Wilson and Funk followed by a John Emezie 3-pointer that sparked a 12-3 final surge. While Navy was 1 of 6 shooting down the final minutes, Army went 2 of 4 from the field, a perfect 7 of 7 at the free throw line.
There were 11 lead changes and six ties. The Black Knights have won their last two and had 17 assists on 24 made baskets. Funk was 4 of 6 from 3-point distance.
Tripp scores 15 to lead Pacific past Long Beach St. 65-46
Jahlil Tripp had 15 points and eight rebounds as Pacific defeated Long Beach State 65-46 on Saturday.
Ballard scores 15 to lead Cal Poly over Siena 70-66
Junior Ballard scored 15 points as Cal Poly edged past Siena 70-66 on Saturday night.
Scott carries Loyola Marymount past Grambling St. 83-67
Eli Scott had a triple-double with 21 points, 13 rebounds and 13 assists to lift Loyola Marymount to an 83-67 win over Grambling State on Saturday night.