Lipscomb 75, North Florida 65
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)—Eddie Ard led a balanced scoring attack with 21 points to help Lipscomb beat North Florida 75-65 Thursday night.
Lipscomb (15-8, 11-4 Atlantic Sun Conference) also got 18 points by Brian Fisk, 17 by James Poindexter and 10 by Cameron Robinson. Ard was 10-of-15 from the floor.
North Florida (6-17, 3-13) was led by Rashad Williams, who hit 8-of-12 from the floor and all 8 of his free throws for 24 points. Ryan Daugherty added 16 points for the Ospreys and Alain LaRoche had 15 and a team-high 9 rebounds.
The Ospreys stayed closed by making 20-of-26 free throws while Lipscomb hit 4-of-9.
North Florida made 3-of-20 3-pointers. The Bisons hit 7-of-35.