UALR 72, Tulsa 65

John Gillon scored 17 points and Arkansas-Little Rock withstood

a second-half rally by Tulsa for a 72-65 victory on Saturday.

Gillon connected on three 3-pointers and grabbed seven rebounds

for UALR (8-4). James White scored 12 points and Josh Hagins had

11.

UALR had a comfortable lead through most of the game until Tulsa

(6-4) made a charge. A basket by Zeldric King with 3:23 left in the

game cut the UALR lead to 62-58, but Tulsa could get no closer.

D’Andre Wright scored 15 points to lead Tulsa, and James Woodard

added 12 points to go with 10 rebounds.