MOBILE, Ala. -- Tookie Brown scored 26 on 10-of-17 shooting, Montae Glenn added 18 points and 13 rebounds, and Georgia Southern held on in overtime for an 88-86 victory over South Alabama on Saturday.
Quan Jackson scored five of his 15 points in overtime. His 3-pointer with 58 seconds left gave the Eagles (12-7, 4-2 Sun Belt Conference) the lead for good at 87-84.
John Pettway's pair of free throws pulled South Alabama within one with 36 seconds left. David-Lee Jones Jr. split of pair of free throws for Georgia Southern.
In the final 10 seconds, the Jaguars (9-10, 2-4) missed four shots that would have tied the game. Glenn blocked Trhae Mitchell with a second left and Mitchell missed the putback.
Mitchell made a jumper with two seconds left in the second half to force overtime.
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Drew Buggs had a career-high 25 points as Hawaii beat San Francisco 85-75 on Friday night. Eddie Stansberry added 21 points for the Rainbow Warriors.
UC Santa Barbara holds off Grambling 67-58
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