Mike Burwell tied the game on a basket with 20 seconds remaining in regulation and Towson went on to beat visiting College of Charleston, 68-61, in overtime Saturday at SECU Arena.

The Tigers (16-8, 7-2 Colonial Athletic Association) went up 64-58 with 42 seconds remaining in overtime and withstood a comeback attempt by the Cougars (12-12, 4-5) by making their last four free throws.

Jerrelle Benimon had 20 points and seven rebounds to lead Towson, which has won four in a row. Burwell had 14 points and six rebounds.

Four McGlynn made a 3-pointer to put Towson up 37-36 with 15:17 to go.

Charleston reclaimed the lead on a number of occasions, but the Tigers forced overtime with Burwell's jumper.

Norfolk State 64 Morgan State 53: The visiting Spartans (13-10, 7-2) avenged a Jan. 18 blowout loss as they defeated the Bears (8-13, 6-3) and broke the teams' tie for second place in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.

Morgan State led for the first nine minutes, then went without a field goal for 10 minutes and trailed 28-23 at halftime.

Coppin State 58, UMES 50: The Eagles (9-14, 6-4 MEAC) won for the third time in four games by beating the host Hawks (3-17, 1-7), who have lost 15 of 16.

There were 10 lead changes, the last with 2:58 to play on a layup by Coppin State's Andre Armstrong, who led the Eagles with 13 points.

Troy Snyder led UMES with a game-high 15 points.

UMass-Lowell 71, UMBC 61: The Retrievers (8-15, 4-6 America East) opened the game with a 5-1 run before the visiting River Hawks (7-15, 5-5) pulled ahead for a 29-23 halftime lead and held on to win.

Rodney Elliott (John Carroll) scored 26 points for UMBC, but the Retrievers could not close the deficit to fewer than four points in the second half.

Lehigh 66, Loyola Maryland 52: The host Mountain Hawks (13-12, 6-6 Patriot League) never trailed and used a 45-30 edge in rebounds to defeat the Greyhounds (10-12, 5-7).

Loyola's Eric Laster led all players with a career-high 17 points

Navy 79, Army 57: The Midshipmen (8-15, 3-9 Patriot League) opened the second half with a 20-6 run to build a 20-point lead over the host Black Knights (12-11, 8-4) and never relinquished command.

Worth Smith scored a game-high 23 points for Navy as it ended a six-game losing streak.


Bowie State 63, Lincoln 60: The host Bulldogs (12-11, 6-6 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association) had their fifth consecutive win, beating the Lions (15-6, 7-5) with 41.7 percent shooting from the field and 62.5 percent free-throw accuracy.

Bryant 78, Mount St. Mary's 75: A second-half rally by the visiting Mount (10-13, 6-4 Northeast Conference) came up just short in a road loss to the Bulldogs (16-9, 8-2).

Rashad Whack hit six 3-pointers en route to a team-high 21 points.