BETHLEHEM, Pennsylvania — Damon Sherman-Newsome scored a career-high 28 points and Colgate cruised by Lehigh 74-57 Saturday in the final regular season contest for both teams.
Tied at nine early, Colgate (12-17, 6-12 Patriot League) put together a 15-0 run, sparked by a Sherman-Newsome 3-pointer, to open a 24-9 lead. Austin Tillotson led the Raiders with seven points during the run.
Lehigh (14-17, 7-11) was unable to recover and could cut the lead to no fewer than nine points the rest of the way.
With the win, Colgate finished the regular season on a three-game winning streak while Lehigh dropped its third in a row.