South Alabama 67, Louisiana-Lafayette 65
Martino Brock dropped in the go-ahead layup with 23 seconds left
and sank a free throw with 9 seconds left on the clock, leading
South Alabama to a 67-65 win over Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday
With the game tied at 58-58 with 4:18 remaining, South Alabama
made only one field goal the rest of the way, but it proved to be
Tyren Johnson’s layup with 1:49 left put Louisiana-Lafayette up
65-62, but Tim Williams sank both of his free throws for South
Alabama and Brock put in his go-ahead basket after Gary Redus
missed a 3. Randell Daigle missed a jumper for Louisiana-Lafayette,
setting up Brock’s final free throw.
Williams led the way for the Jaguars (15-12, 7-8 Sun Belt
Conference) with 23 points and 12 rebounds. Brock finished with 19
points and 13 rebounds.
Johnson paced the Ragin’ Cajuns (11-14, 8-6) with 30 points.