BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Tim Kempton scored 12 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead Lehigh to a 69-58 win over Quinnipiac on Saturday night.
Jesse Chuku contributed 11 points and Corey Schaefer added 10 for Lehigh (7-5), which reached its 1,000th program victory and extended its win-streak to five. The Mountain Hawks shot 48 percent from the field, hitting 6 of 9 from 3-point range, and led the entire game.
Quinnipiac (6-4, 1-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) kept the score close in the first half, trailing 22-15 at the break, but fell 22 points behind in the second half before closing out the game with a 17-6 run that was too little, too late.
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