McSwiggin leads Portland over Florida A&M 54-39
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) Josh McSwiggan scored 16 points with four 3-pointers on Friday night and Portland led by double digits for the final 16 minutes in a 54-39 win over Florida A&M.
The Pilots (7-7) took control with 11 straight points to close the first half with a 29-18 lead. After the Rattlers (3-11) cut the deficit to eight early in second half, McSwiggin's 3-pointer made it 35-24, sparking a 10-0 run. Portland led by double digits the rest of the way.
Marcus Shaver Jr. was 3 of 6 from 3-point range and added 13 points for the Pilots. JoJo Walker scored 12 points and Franklin Porter grabbed 11 rebounds for Portland, which was 10 of 25 from 3-point range.
Nasir Core and M.J. Randolph had 10 points each for the Rattlers, who lost their fourth in a row and 11th of the last 12.
Copyright 2018 by AP. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of AP is strictly prohibited.
CBS Sports HQ Daily Newsletter
Get the best highlights and stories - yeah, just the good stuff handpicked by our team to start your day.
Thanks for signing up!
Keep an eye on your inbox for the latest sports news.
There was an error processing your subscription.
Juwan Howard's hiring at Michigan was not, in fact, the final coaching change of 2019's of...
In court documents, Auburn confirms an NCAA investigation related to Chuck Person's senten...
Person was sentenced Wednesday to 200 hours of community service
To understand how recruiting is for most, you have to experience the crush up close when every...
Bates going from high school to the NBA in 2022 is an expectation, but he could reclassify...
Here's the breakdown of possible coaches, such as former Duke player Bobby Hurley, who could...