Spring Hill vs Southeastern Louisiana

SE Louisiana 71, Spring Hill 61


HAMMOND, La. (AP) - Roosevelt Johnson, who missed last game due to injury, returned to tally season-highs of 21 points and 18 rebounds to lead Southeastern Louisiana past Spring Hill 71-61 Saturday in nonconference play.

Brandon Fortenberry added 11 points and 10 rebounds, and Dre Evans and Jeffery Ricard scored 14 apiece for the Lions (2-8)

Tied at 50 at the 8:49 mark, Southeastern Louisiana scored seven straight points to take a 57-50 lead with 4:44 left to play. Johnson made a free throw and hit two jumpers during the stretch.

Spring Hill (2-13), who counted the contest as an exhibition, made it 57-54 on Alex Looney's jumper at the 3:33 mark, but Johnson answered again with a jumper pushing the lead to five, 59-54 with 3:08 left to play.

The Lions made eight free throws in the final three minutes sealing the victory.

Robert Gipson led the Badgers with 23 points.

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Spring Hill Badgers
F. Gatson, F324-100-27028
A. Gowins, C180-12-21042
R. Gipson, G368-181-172323
T. Martin, G231-40-00213
B. Redman, G40-10-00010
J. Fos361-40-03533
A. Looney223-123-47119
R. Drummond173-63-511210
J. Ferro70-10-02030
W. Pietri51-30-03013
Totals 21-609-1436112161
Southeastern Louisiana Lions
R. Johnson, F3010-151-3180321
R. Woods, F141-20-00112
B. Fortenberry, G383-122-6104111
D. Evans, G334-123-334014
J. Ricard, G316-122-334514
A. Benton301-35-65017
J. James120-00-01020
J. Campbell100-01-21011
O. Ochie20-11-21001
Totals 25-5715-2545131471

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