FARMVILLE, Va. -- Sean McGonagill scored 20 points, hitting 4 of 9 3-point shots, and grabbed seven rebounds as Brown topped Longwood 81-69 Friday night.
McGonagill hit a pair of treys in the first 2 minutes of the game as Brown (4-1) jumped out to 8-0 lead. The Bears never trailed in the game and took a 43-26 lead into halftime. McGonagill scored 16 points in the first half.
Rafael Maia scored six points during an 8-0 Brown run to start the second half as the Longwood (2-2) deficit ballooned to 25, 51-26. Tristan Carey made three consecutive 3-pointers to pull the Lancers with 16, but Norman Hobbie's pair of 3-pointers sandwiched around another from Leland King quickly pushed Brown's advantage back to 25 points.
Brown hit 11 of 24 from 3-point range while Longwood hit just 3 of 14 (21.4 percent).
King finished with 18 points, eight rebounds and four blocks.
Authorities say former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling has been charged with carrying a concealed weapon and other crimes.
Point guard Jaylen Fisher, who reopened his recruitment after coaching changes at UNLV, has committed to TCU over a long list of schools.
Forward Kennedy Meeks, who has averaged 9.4 points and 6.5 rebounds at North Carolina, has pulled out of the NBA draft and will return to the Tar Heels.