FARMVILLE, Va. -- Trey Freeman led five Campbell players in double figures with 19 points to go along with a career-high 10 assists as it pulled away late to beat Longwood 83-73 Wednesday night in a Big South Conference matchup.
Marvelle Harris and Darius Leonard added 15 points and seven rebounds apiece, Darian Hooker scored 14 points off the bench, and Reco McCarter chipped in with 10 points to help Campbell (7-9, 2-0) win its fourth straight game.
At 32-all at halftime, Campbell opened the second half on a 24-13 run capped by Hooker's 3-pointer that made it 56-45 with 11:28 remaining.
Longwood cut the deficit to one, 67-66, on Michael Kessen's tip-in with 3:52 left to play, but the Fighting Camels would close out the Lancers with a 16-7 run.
Campbell shot 53.1 percent (17 for 32) in the second half
Tristan Carey led the Lancers with 23 points and six rebounds.
Shooting guard Jaylen Nowell, ranked No. 45 in the ESPN 100, chose the Washington Huskies on Wednesday over California. As a junior he led Garfield Heights to a state championship and was named MVP of the tournament.
Donnie Tyndall has filed an appeal to reverse the 10-year show cause penalty he received from the NCAA in April for violations that occurred while he was coaching Southern Mississippi.
Top-50 prospect Jaylen Nowell committed to Washington on Wednesday. Nowell, a shooting guard, is No. 45 on the ESPN 100.