Stephen F.Austin 73, Longwood 69
Jereal Scott scored 22 points, including a tie-breaking layup
with 38 seconds left to help Stephen F. Austin beat Longwood 73-69
Eddie Williams added 14 points, and Jordan Glynn had 11 points
and grabbed 11 boards for the Lumberjacks (6-2).
In a game that was close throughout the first half, Williams hit
a 3-pointer as time expired to pull the Lumberjacks within 43-40.
But Walt Harris’ jumper capped an 11-3 run early in the second half
that gave the Lumberjacks a three-point lead.
The teams traded leads the rest of the way until Scott’s layup
broke a 69-69 tie in the final minute. Williams sank a pair of free
throws with 6 seconds left for the Lumberjacks’ final margin.
Aaron Mitchell and Dana Smith paced the Lancers (1-9) with 14
The Lumberjacks have won five straight since losing 63-61 to
Texas Tech on Nov. 24.