HAMPTON, Va. (AP) Nathan Knight had 24 points, 12 rebounds and five assists, and William & Mary survived despite shaky foul shooting late to beat Hampton 76-71 on Saturday.
Knight's 3-point play with 1:38 left gave the Tribe (3-7) the lead for good at 72-69. Greg Heckstall's pair of free throws cut the deficit to one for the Pirates (3-7) but Hampton went cold in the final minute, missing three field-goal attempts and a pair of free throws. William & Mary made 4 of 8 free throws to hold on.
Justin Pierce added 17 points, 12 rebounds and five assists for the Tribe, who snapped a three-game losing streak.