Norfolk St. 60, Savannah St. 58
NORFOLK, Va. (AP)
The senior swingman had turned the ball over with 23 seconds left, leading to two free throws by Savannah State's Jyles Smith that gave the Tigers a 58-57 lead at the 0:17 mark.
The Spartans (5-3, 1-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) led most of the second half, when senior center Kyle O'Quinn got 13 of his 17 points. O'Quinn also had 10 rebounds, giving him double-doubles in his last seven games.
Norfolk State turned the ball over just 10 times after committing 34 in its previous game, a 69-57 loss to Elizabeth City State.