DELAND, Fla. – Orlando Coleman scored 18 points and Kennesaw State avenged a loss to Stetson earlier in the season with a 67-63 win Friday night.
Kennesaw State (6-22, 3-12 Atlantic Sun Conference) pulled away in the final minute of a tight contest, as neither team led by more than seven at any point.
Coleman threw down a dunk with 1:02 to play to put the Owls up 61-58 before Yonel Brown added a pair of free throws with 41 seconds remaining.
Aaron Graham hit a 3-pointer with 30 seconds left to bring Stetson (7-20, 5-10) within 63-61. But Delbert Love was fouled and hit two free throws before Graham missed two late 3-pointers as Kennesaw State held on.
Love added 16 points for the Owls and Nate Rucker scored 11.
Kentwan Smith led the Hatters with 19 points. Brian Pegg added 14 points and Graham had 13.