Texas-San Antonio vs Troy

Texas-San Antonio 76, Troy 70


TROY, Ala. (AP) - Melvin Johnson III scored 25 points and Texas-San Antonio defeated Troy 76-70 on Thursday night.

The Roadrunners held off Troy down the stretch by making six straight free throws in the final 22 seconds. There were seven ties and eight lead changes before UTSA took the lead for good at 54-53 on a layup by Alex Vouyoukas with 9:40 to play.

Vouyoukas added 13 points and Jeromie Hill had 13 rebounds for the Roadrunners (6-5), who outscored Troy 28-4 in the paint.

Johnson, who made 9 of 12 field goal attempts, helped the Roadrunners shoot 52 percent (26 of 50) from the field.

Troy, which averages 10 3-pointers a game, made 16 from long range but shot only 39 percent (23 of 59 from the field).

Will Weathers scored 23 points and Alan Jones added 21 for the Trojans (5-6), who have lost three of their past four games.

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Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners
J. Hill, F313-72-413309
S. Franklin, F262-45-63139
A. Vouyoukas, C266-91-144213
M. Johnson III, G349-121-131225
S. Paye, G252-20-01215
M. Hale III210-22-22222
K. Burrage142-85-74009
I. Nujic142-40-03014
T. Wood50-10-00000
J. Sims40-10-01000
Totals 26-5016-2137131176
Troy Trojans
T. Owens, F250-12-47042
W. Weathers, G408-162-317223
E. Jones, G301-53-45425
J. Wright, G273-81-21129
A. Jones, G267-150-042121
R. Scott171-60-03243
D. Clark141-50-02113
R. Chambers111-20-02002
S. Cunningham101-10-01002
Totals 23-598-1327171670
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.14-124-431
La. Tech12-320-8123
Old Dominion9-516-10137
Western Ky.7-713-14223
UT-San Antonio6-811-16302
So. Miss5-108-19336
North Texas2-128-18330

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Arkansas St.10-419-879
Ga. Southern10-417-10117
Georgia St.9-516-10135
Texas St.8-515-10208
Coast. Car.8-613-14158
S. Alabama6-713-13213
UL Lafayette6-816-11151
Little Rock4-1013-14247
App. St.3-118-17258
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Md-BC 47 Final
Indiana 89
BRAD 66 Final
Michigan 77
FAIR 71 Final
UConn 79
Tulane 61 Final
Syracuse 80
Florida St 64 Final
Florida 82
Memphis 59 Final
NWST 67 Final
Miss St 82
Nwstern 79 Final
UMOH 40 Final
Ohio St 69
Lehigh 81 Final
Mich St 90
Wisc-Mil 50 Final
MU 64
Illinois 74 Final
Missouri 78
STMA 59 Final
Baylor 72
Kansas 63 Final
USC 47
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XAV 58