STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) -Antoine Johnson scored 11 of his 18 points in overtime to help Georgia Southern beat Arkansas-Fort Smith 86-77 on Saturday in the Legends Classic.
With the game tied 68-68 at the end of regulation, Johnson scored seven points in an 11-2 Eagles run to start the overtime. The Eagles (2-4) made eight straight free throws in the final 1:27 of overtime to ice the game.
Antonio Hanson and Willie Powers each scored 18 points for the Eagles, and Rory Spencer added 16 points.
The win broke a four-game losing streak for the Eagles.
Chris Williams led four players in double figures with 20 points for the Lions (1-3), a first-year NCAA Division II program that moved up from the National Junior College Athletic Association.
Aaron McHenry added 18 points, Grant Clark had 14 points and Josh Simmons 10 for the Lions.

NCAAB Headlines

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail CSU Bakersfield vs. UT-Arlington Pick Can No. 8 Cal-State Bakersfield continue its surprising run through the NIT Tournament when it takes on No. 6 Texas-Arlington in the...
Thumbnail Central Florida vs. Illinois Pick Which team will punch their ticket to New York when No. 2 Illinoismeets No. 4 Central Florida in the NIT Tournament...
Thumbnail West Region Odds The West Regionhas two clear frontrunners to reach the Final Four. Here is a look at the odds to win this region of the NCAA...
Thumbnail South Region Odds The South Regionwas the only one to have chalk reach the Sweet 16. Which team will have another two wins in the NCAA Tournament and reach the Final...
Thumbnail Midwest Region Odds The Midwest Regionof the NCAA Tournamenthas plenty of good storylines, but which of the four teams will have a happy ending and reach the Final...

NCAAB Team Pages