Lipscomb vs E. Tennessee State

Lipscomb holds off ETSU for 82-80 win

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JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) Josh Williams scored a career-high 34 points and J.C. Hampton hit a jumper with 5 seconds remaining to lift Lipscomb over East Tennessee State 82-80 Thursday night.

Lipscomb (6-10, 1-4 Atlantic Sun) led by 11 points twice in the second half but ETSU slowly chipped away and tied the game at 80 on a Jalen Riley layup with 33 seconds to play. Hampton's jumper 28 seconds later proved to be the difference as Riley missed a 3-pointer as time expired.

Williams, who scored 28 in Monday's loss to Jacksonville, made 13 of 17 field goals and hit 3 of 7 from deep.

The Bison shot a season-high 58 percent from the floor and made 11 of 22 3-pointers to overcome being out-rebounded 37-29, including 18-4 on the offensive glass.

Rashawn Rembert paced ETSU (8-8, 1-2) with 24 points while Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard added 15 points and six assists.

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Lipscomb (6-10) «424082
E. Tennessee State (8-8)324880

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Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Stetson0-04-2337
Lipscomb0-03-298
FGCU0-02-2147
N.J. Tech0-02-2251
S.C. Upstate0-02-3277
Jacksonville0-01-3298
Kennesaw St.0-01-4275
No. Florida0-01-6331

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Green.0-04-1149
Mercer0-04-274
Citadel0-03-2120
Wofford0-03-3319
Furman0-02-2132
VMI0-02-2252
Chattanooga0-02-3264
ETSU0-02-3189
Samford0-01-4159
W. Carolina0-01-4137
 
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