Daniel Dixon and Omar Prewitt scored 22 points apiece to lead the Tribe (4-1). Dixon made five 3-pointers on 8-of-12 shooting from the field, and had five blocks. Prewitt had 10 rebounds and two blocks, and Tarpey added three assists, three steals and three blocks.
The Tribe had a 15-point halftime lead, and stretched it to 60-35 with 12 minutes left. Brian Darden made a pair of free throws to spark an 11-2 surge and pull the Pirates to 77-64 with three minutes left. Johnson made two 3-pointers and Darden capped the run with another 3-pointer.
The Tribe made 6 of 8 free throws, and Paul Rowley made a 3-pointer to seal it.