Southwest Texas St. 64, Southern Utah 62
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) _ Richard Hastings’ pair of free throws with three seconds to play Tuesday night gave Southwest Texas a 64-62 victory over Southern Utah.
Hastings could’ve iced the game when the Bobcats (9-4) led 62-59, but he missed a pair of foul shots with 12 seconds left.
Southern Utah’s Daryl Christopher tied the game seconds later with an off-balanced 3-pointer from the top of the key.
Tony Long led four Bobcats in double figures with 15 points. Desi Howard added 13 points, Dameon Sansom had 12 points and Hastings had 11. It was SWT’s 23rd straight home victory.
Southern Utah (7-8) came into the game as the nation’s second-best 3-point shooting team, but hit just 6-of-18 long shots and were 34 percent from the field overall.
Sean Allen led Southern Utah with 22 points. Keither Berard and Christopher added 10 each.