Those were the only points scored in the final 1:42 after Longwood's Michael Kessens tied the game at 65-all with a free throw.
Atkinson had 17 points and 11 rebounds, Keith Hornsby scored 12 and Will Weeks 10 for the Bulldogs (9-10, 3-2), the two-time defending Big South tournament champions. They have won eight of their past 12 games.
The Bulldogs' biggest lead in the second half was five points, the last coming at 62-57 at the 6:08 mark on D.J. Cunningham's two free throws.
Penn State's board of trustees has approved allowing some fans to buy alcohol at the university's football and basketball stadiums, as well as other athletic facilities.
Auburn point guard Tahj Shamsid-Deen will not play his senior season after battling shoulder problems over the last two seasons.
How Peggy Nibert, wife of Presbyterian College basketball coach Gregg Nibert, made a decision ten years ago that has since given many abused children a second chance at life and a mother's love.