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.16-218-15185
Alcorn St.13-515-15253
Jackson St.12-620-16222
Southern U.11-722-13186
Alabama St.9-914-17265
Prairie View7-117-24334
Alabama A&M6-1210-18332
Ark.-PB6-128-25310
Miss. Val.6-128-27330
Grambling4-147-24350

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin18-028-661
Texas A&M-CC15-325-885
Incarn Word12-617-12163
Sam Houston12-618-16178
Hou. Baptist10-817-17225
SE Louisiana9-912-21331
Abil Chr.8-1013-18321
McNeese St.7-119-20341
New Orleans6-1210-20343
Nicholls St.6-1211-23313
C. Arkansas6-127-21338
Nwestern St.5-138-20344
Lamar3-1511-19336
 
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BAYL 99
MIST 62 Final
UCONN 66
USA 76 Final
FSU 71
UMOH 59 Final
NCST 97
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MU 0
GWEB 59 Final
UNC 76
BRY 54 Final
IND 97
SEMO 55 Final
KAN 74
UNT 51 Final
CREI 71
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MICH 100
MD 69 Final
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GONZ 103
GTOWN 23 Canc.
FLA 27
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UCLA 86