The Tribe (7-3) hadn't played since knocking off Radford on Dec. 8, but led the Division III
Kyle Gallard fell just short of his second consecutive double-double, finishing with 15 points and eight rebounds for the Tribe. Marcus Thornton also had 15 points for W&M, and Matt Rum added a dozen.
Trevon Vann led all scorers with 17 for the Sea Gulls (9-3). But W&M's perimeter defense held the Sea Gulls to 3-for-21 shooting from 3-point range.
Next for the Tribe is a game Dec. 29 at Purdue and then a game Jan. 2 at Vanderbilt.
Kyle Gaillard and Marcus Thornton scored 15 points apiece Friday as the William and Mary men ended their exam break by cruising past Division III Salisbury 82-49 at Kaplan Arena.
W&M shot 55.4 percent against the Sea Gulls, who dealt the nation's top-ranked Division III team, Virginia Wesleyan, its first loss of the season.
The Rams (9-3) routed Longwood before another sold-out Siegel Center crowd to extend their winning streak to six. The Rams shot 50 percent from beyond the arc and hit 14 3-pointers — seven by Troy Daniels, who scored 25 points.
Juvonte Reddic went 9 of 12 from the field, finishing with 20 points for VCU.
Treveon Graham and Rob Brandenburg made three 3-pointers apiece, scoring 16 and 11 points, respectively, for the Rams.
VCU started the game on a 19-8 run, during which Graham went 3-for-3 from 3-point range. VCU led 50-31 at halftime.
Longwood (3-10) shot just 38.5 percent (10 for 26) in the second half.
VCU turned the ball over 12 times, compared to 27 for the Lancers.
David Robinson led Longwood with 18 points but turned the ball over seven times.
Liberty 81, Milligan 63
John Caleb Sanders scored 24 points, on 9-of-11 shooting, as the Flames (2-10) beat Milligan (8-7) of the NAIA.
Davon Marshall scored 13 points and Tavares Speaks came off the bench to add 13 for Liberty.
Palaima Ignas led Milligan with 15 points and seven rebounds.
Jamelle Hagins of Roanoke and Jarvis Threatt scored 18 points each as the Blue Hens beat the short-handed Quakers.
Hagins, who entered fourth in Division I with 12.1 rebounds per game, added 13 boards for his eighth double-double this season.