ETSU 75, North Georgia 71
Micah Williams scored a career-high 22 points and had a put-back
to seal the game in East Tennessee State’s 75-71 win over North
Georgia on Thursday night.
The Buccaneers (5-5) led 67-53 with 2:56 remaining on two free
throws by Williams before the Division II Saints (3-4) went on an
18-6 run to cut the deficit to two. Keldrick Coleman brought North
Georgia within 73-71 on two free throws with 10 seconds left.
Williams then went to the free throw line with 6 seconds left,
while the rest of the Buccaneers stayed on the defensive end of the
court and out of the lane.
Williams missed both shots, but grabbed his own rebound and hit
a layup with 3 seconds left.
Tommy Hubbard had 14 points and 10 rebounds and Justin Tubbs
added 16 points for ETSU.
Bernard Rimmer scored 15 points and grabbed 12 rebounds for the
Saints and Andrew Bennett added 14 points.