Cent. Arkansas 77, Northwestern St. 73

Anthony Borden had both of his blocks in the final 22 seconds

and LaQuentin Miles outscored Northwestern State 6-0 in the final

minute to give Central Arkansas a 77-73 win Saturday.

The Bears (6-9, 1-2 Southland Conference) trailed 73-71 with

1:42 remaining before Miles, who had 12 of his 16 points in the

second half, tied it on a layup with 2:03 left. Borden then blocked

Shamir Davis’ jumper and Miles made two free throws with 18 seconds


Louis Ellis tried to tie it for the Demons (9-8, 2-1) but once

again Borden came up with a block, leading to two more free throws

by Miles.

The Bears, who snapped a six-game skid, scored 14 points off

nine turnovers and shot 59.3 percent (16 of 27) in the second


Davis had 23 points to pace the Demons and William Mosley added

17 rebounds, 10 points and seven blocks.