Montreat's Joshua Foster scored five-straight points to give the Cavaliers a one-point advantage, 53-52, with 9:50 left to play. Presbyterian then went on a 10-0 run — scoring eight of those points at the free throw line — to go up for good.
In the final six minutes Montreat shot 5 of 7 from 3-point range, but the Blue Hose countered, shooting 6 of 8 from the floor to close out the game.
Will Lewis led the Cavaliers with 26 points on 8-of-12 shooting and Foster chipped in 23.
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