Northwestern St. 89, Cent. Methodist 79
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP)
The Demons (7-5) trailed 77-73 against the NAIA school with 3:58 left, before ending the game on a 16-2 run.
The Eagles (5-7), who turned it over eight times in the second half for 13 points, gave it away three times during the spurt. William Mosley capped the Demons' winning run on a dunk with 5 seconds left.
William Mosley added 14 points and 12 rebounds for Northwestern State, which beat Central Methodist's Heart of America Athletic Conference mate Missouri Valley 85-39 on Saturday.
Central Methodist was led by Elliott Black with 21 points. Melvin Tillman added 17 points on 7-of-11 shooting for the Eagles.