The Mount's Gregory Harris led all scorers with 17 points.
The Knights (7-14, 4-9) led 30-23 at halftime, but the Mountaineers (11-10, 9-6) used a 16-5 run to move ahead 39-35, a lead they never relinquished.
Franklin & Marshall 78, Johns Hopkins 52: Jerome Maiatico had a game-high 28 points as the Diplomats (16-2, 7-0), who are ranked No. 6 in Division III, ended the host Blue Jays' five-game winning steak. The loss also ended Hopkins' regular-season home winning streak at 28 games.
Hopkins (14-4, 5-2) trailed 39-21 at halftime and never got closer than 15 in the second half.
Matt Geschke led the Blue Jays with 14 points.
Demetric Reese added 19 points for UMES, which never trailed after a 9-0 run at the start of the second half gave the Fighting Hawks a 47-44 lead.
Goucher 73, Gallaudet 55: Bakari Ward had 16 points as the Gophers breezed to a Capital Athletic Conference win. Goucher took control in the first half, shooting over 51 percent on the way to a 41-28 lead at halftime.
Haverford 64, Western Maryland 59: Despite a game-high 17 points from Mike Furey, the Green Terror (4-15, 1-7) fell to the Black Squirrels (4-13, 2-5) in a Centennial Conference game.
Salisbury State 82, York 79: Colin Exelby had a game-high 20 points to lead the Sea Gulls (9-8, 5-3) to a CAC win in Pennsylvania. Victor Jackson added 19 points and Tony Chiavelli 17 for Salisbury.
St. Mary's 74, Mary Washington 68: Harvey Davis' 16 points led four double-digit scorers as the Seahawks earned a CAC win in Fredericksburg, Va. Derrick Heard chipped in 15 points for St. Mary's.
Ursinus 84, Washington College 80: Richard Barrett led all scorers with 29 points and had 15 rebounds as the Bears (9-8, 5-2) edged the Shoremen (9-9, 3-5) in Centennial Conference action. Greg Adams led Washington College with 23 points and Steve DeVore contributed 16.
Pub Date: 1/31/99