EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - E.J. Singler scored 12 points and Oregon survived a scare from Stephen F. Austin to win 55-45 Thursday in the Global Sports Hoops Classic.
Devoe Joseph also had 10 points and eight rebounds for the Ducks (9-3), who ended their nonconference season with three wins in three nights.
Jereal Scott had 16 points and six rebounds to pace the Lumberjacks (5-7), who were within a basket of Oregon's lead for most of the second half.
Leading 45-42 with 2:44 to play, the Ducks ended the game on a 9-3 run, getting all but two of those points from the free-throw line.
Oregon led 35-31 at halftime, breaking a late 18-18 tie with seven straight points before Stephen F. Austin scored the final basket of the half.