Brown leads the way, Georgia Southern bounces UTA 74-59
STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Tookie Brown scored 23 points as Georgia Southern got off to a slow start but dominated the second half to beat UT Arlington 74-59 in Sun Belt Conference play on Saturday night.
No. 25 Alabama squeaks by Texas-Arlington
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama did what it needed to to remain unbeaten.
Freshman Collin Sexton scored 29 points and No. 25 Alabama beat UT-Arlington 77-76 in a come-from-behind victory Tuesday night.
"By any stretch of the imagination it wasn't pretty, but we did whatever it took to win the game," Alabama coach Avery Johnson said.
Sexton scored the last five points for Alabama, including three free throws.
"Every time I step on the court I have to give it my all," Sexton said.