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Penn State edges Hampton in CBI opener

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By Staff Report
Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 10:27 p.m.

UNIVERSITY PARK — D.J. Newbill scored 19 points and Brandon Taylor added 14 points and nine rebounds as Penn State held on for a 69-65 victory over Hampton (18-13) in the CBI tournament opener.

Geno Thorpe and Tim Frazier each added 10 points for the Nittany Lions (16-17), who will play Siena (16-17) on Monday in the quarterfinals of the 16-team tournament.

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