SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — SaBastian Townes scored 23 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 17.6 seconds left, to help Bryant beat Dartmouth 68-67 on Friday.
Joe Kasperzyk added 19 points and Adam Grant scored 11 for Bryant.
Brendan Barry hit a 3 to give Dartmouth (8-6) a seven-point lead with three minutes left but the Big Green made just 1 of 6 from the field from there as Bryant (3-7) scored 10 of the final 12 points. Taylor McHugh hit a jumper and Juan Cardenas made a 3 to pull the Bulldogs within 65-63 2:21 to go. James Foye rebounded his own miss and hit Will Emery for a layup to give Dartmouth a four-point lead with 91 seconds remaining but Townes hit two foul shots and, after Cardenas blocked a shot, Townes hit the winner.
Cardenas then blocked a layup by Barry with seven seconds to play and, after Townes missed two free throws. Chris Knight’s potential winner from near midcourt missed off the back of the rim.