Tristen Newton hit a 3-pointer from the left corner in the closing seconds and East Carolina upset SMU 71-68. Tyson Jolley made two free throws to tie the game with 12 seconds left. Following a timeout, Tremont Robinson-White dribbled the length of the court and as he was challenged at the basket he found Newton for the game winner. Jolley’s runner from just inside half court bounced off the front of the rim as time expired. Jayden Gardner scored 20 points for the Pirates, Newton added 12. Isiaha Mike had 21 points for the Mustangs, whose four-game winning streak ended.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas sharpshooter Isaiah Joe will return for his junior season after withdrawing his name from the NBA draft. A 6-foot-5 guard from Fort Smith, Arkansas, Joe led the SEC in 3-pointers […]
PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Jayveous McKinnis recorded 12 points, including a dunk with 29 seconds left, and 10 rebounds to lift Jackson State to a 57-56 win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Monday night. Venjie […]
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Teshaun Hightower scored 17 of his 26 points after halftime as Tulane snapped its nine-game losing streak, topping SMU 80-72. Christion Thompson had 19 points and six rebounds the Green Wave. […]