ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Sean Yoder had 20 points in Navy’s 74-73 victory over Princeton on Friday.
Yoder also had five rebounds for the Midshipmen (2-0). Tyler Nelson scored 17 points, shooting 7 for 14, including 3 for 5 from beyond the arc. Daniel Deaver finished with 10 points.
The Midshipmen led by 20 points at halftime and their lead was 74-70 with 26 seconds remaining. Princeton’s Matt Allocco hit a 3-pointer, Yoder missed two free throws with 3 seconds left and Allocco missed a running 35-footer at the buzzer.
The Tigers (0-2) were led by Keeshawn Kellman, who scored 20 points. Allocco added 19 points and nine rebounds. Tosan Evbuomwan put up 15 points, nine rebounds and five assists.