Arkansas-Pine Bluff vs Houston Baptist

Houston Baptist 72, Ark.-Pine Bluff 68

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HONOLULU (AP) - Marcus Davis scored 22 points and James Harper added 11 as Houston Baptist defeated Arkansas-Pine Bluff 72-68 in the Rainbow Classic on Friday night.

In the season opener for both teams, the Huskies used a 10-1 second-half run to break open the game before holding on.

Terrell Kennedy led the Golden Lions with 19 points. Tevin Hammond added 14 points and six steals, and Davon Haynes had 13 points and 12 rebounds.

A Harper 3-pointer gave Houston Baptist a 10-point lead with 2:08 remaining, but Arkansas-Pine Bluff scored the next eight points. Lazabian Jackson ended the surge with a layup to make the score 68-66, but the Golden Lions were then forced to foul, and the Huskies protected the lead at the line.

Jackson finished with 12 points.

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Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions
T. Kennedy, F358-141-422419
M. Anderson, F293-80-16116
D. Haynes, F275-103-4121413
T. Hammond, G383-116-966314
L. Jackson, G326-110-163312
T. Whiting181-30-23022
J. Floyd110-10-00020
W. Boyd100-32-43012
Totals 26-6112-2539132068
 42.6%48% 
Houston Baptist Huskies
A. Bernardi, F244-121-26239
M. Davis, G337-167-761422
T. Russell, G230-63-43233
M. Smith, G231-12-20125
D. Womack, G132-42-45026
J. Harper234-60-231011
C. Crayton184-90-17118
J. Evans181-32-34144
A. Hill120-50-01210
S. Gales81-10-03132
C. Joyce51-20-00012
Totals 25-6517-2545122472
 38.5%68% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.12-216-11128
Alcorn St.12-315-11241
Southern U.10-514-14304
Grambling7-711-15331
Jackson St.7-711-16314
Prairie View7-710-18308
Alabama St.6-88-18341
Ark.-PB6-97-22340
Miss. Val.4-114-24339
Alabama A&M1-131-24351

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Orleans12-317-9149
Texas A&M-CC10-517-9154
SF Austin10-515-12210
Sam Houston9-618-10163
Hou. Baptist9-614-12200
Lamar8-716-12238
SE Louisiana8-815-14261
C. Arkansas7-98-21280
Nicholls St.6-913-15253
Abil Chr.6-912-14297
Incarn Word6-1011-16317
Nwestern St.4-1110-16327
McNeese St.4-117-19310
 
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BAYL 99
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FSU 71
UMOH 59 Final
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MU 0
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IND 97
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UNT 51 Final
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