ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Hasan Abdullah scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Navy to a 66-59 victory over Morgan State on Sunday.
Along with his first career double-double, Abdullah made 4 of 6 3-point attempts and had six assists and three steals.
After LePri McCray-Pace hit a 3-pointer to get the Bears within four with a minute to go, Abdullah drove the lane to score, snagged a rebound after a Bears miss and made a free throw, and ended Morgan State’s final possession with a steal.
Shawn Anderson added 11 points for the Midshipmen (7-3), who have won three straight.
Phillip Carr scored 15 points, Martez Cameron 14 with six assists and McCray-Pace 11 points for the Bears (4-4), whose three-game win streak was snapped.
Evan Wieck and Ryan Pearson scored five points each in a 13-5 run to end the first half and give Navy a 32-28 lead. Navy led throughout the second half and was ahead by 11 with four minutes to go.