Savannah State vs Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon edges Savannah State 72-71

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Killian Larson scored 15 points, including two free throws with 1.7 seconds left, to send Grand Canyon past Savannah State 72-71 in the Global Sports Hoops Showcase on Friday.

Grand Canyon (2-3) faced a 71-70 deficit after Deven Williams' basket for Savannah State (2-5) with 17 seconds left. Larson was then fouled by Terel Hall and hit both free throws to give Grand Canyon its first win over a Division I opponent since it beat Rider in 1991.

After trailing at half, Savannah State went up 58-56 with 5:47 left and maintained the lead until the 1:36 mark when Jerome Garrison's free throws tied the game at 67-67.

Larson also pulled down a game-high 17 rebounds, as the Antelopes out-rebounded Savannah Sate 41-29.

Garrison scored 19 for Grand Canyon. Blake Davis had 13 and Justin Foreman added 10.

Williams led the Tigers with 19 and Keierre Richards had 15.

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N.C. A&T5-012-8214
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S.C. State3-27-13308
Morgan St.3-37-12275
Norfolk St.2-24-15293
Florida A&M2-33-18345
Coppin St.2-42-19344
Hampton1-26-12309
Howard1-44-17349
Md.-E. Shore1-55-16295
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Grand Canyon4-114-6199
Seattle3-214-8223
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-310-11234
Cal-Baker.1-48-12212
UMKC1-46-15255
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