BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- — Justin Jaworski came off two screens to bank home a runner in the lane with the game-winning points in the final seconds as Lafayette clipped Lehigh 71-70 in the regular season finale on Sunday.
Lehigh had three shots in the last 7.7 seconds but none fell as the Explorers held on for the win.
Lafayette (9-5, 9-5) takes on Bucknell in the quarterfinal round of the Patriot League tournament on Saturday.
Lehigh (4-10, 4-10) will square off against Boston University in the tournament's opening round on Wednesday, with the winner facing league-champion Colgate on Saturday.
Lafayette took three of four games from Lehigh this season, including a final weekend sweep.
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