Ark.-Pine Bluff 66, Southern U. 62

Allen Smith and Tyree Glass scored 13 points each to lead

Arkansas-Pine Bluff to a 66-62 win over Southern on Saturday.

Tavaris Washington added eight points and 12 rebounds for the

Golden Lions (9-14, 9-3 Southwestern Athletic Conference), who have

won three games in a row.

Holding onto a one-point lead late in the game, a dunk from

Washington pushed the Golden Lions’ lead to 64-61 with 53 seconds


Southern’s Jameel Grace was sent to the free-throw line with 29

seconds remaining, but made only one of two, making the score


Ricky Parks then made one of two for Arkansas-Pine Bluff, and

Southern’s Doug Scott missed a 3-pointer on the other end that

would have tied the game. Washington grabbed the rebound and made

one of two foul shots for the final score.

Bobby Lee scored 16 points to lead the Jaguars (4-20, 2-10).