Lehigh Mountain Hawks

State basketball roundup (Jan. 2): Towson men lose fourth straight, 75-72

State basketball roundup (Jan. 2): Towson men lose fourth straight, 75-72

Steven Santa Ana hit four 3-pointers and finished with 17 points and Dmitri Thompson scored four of his 15 points in the final 27 seconds to help the the host Elon men's basketball team beat Towson on Tuesday night, 75-72.

Tyler Seibring had 16 points on 7-for-12 shooting, and Dainan Swoope added 12 points and six assists for Elon (10-5, 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association).

Swoope hit a 3 and Santa Ana made a layup to make it 68-68 with three minutes left. Towson's Zane Martin and Eddie Keith II sandwiched layups around a 3-pointer by Santa Ana to give the Tigers a one-point lead with 56 seconds to go, but Thompson's bucket 29 seconds later gave the Phoenix a 73-72 advantage....

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