BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Lehigh broke their season opening skid with win number one over Columbia on Tuesday night, 79-72.

The Mountain Hawks were paced offensively by Evan Taylor who finished with a team high 18 points in the win. 

Lehigh held a 10 point advantage at the break. In the second half, Jeameril Wilson scored 10 of his 12 points on the night to help push the Mountain Hawks to their first win.

Lehigh travels to Virginia on Friday for their next game.