Lipscomb 70, Samford 65, OT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)—LaKory Daniels scored five points in overtime to help Lipscomb beat visiting Samford 70-65 Monday night.
Lipscomb (2-5) was led by Eddie Ard and Brandon Brown with 17 points each.
Samford (2-3) got 20 points from Joe Ross Merritt, but was outscored 13-8 in overtime.
Lipscomb led the entire overtime, with Daniels hitting a 3-point jumper to break a 57-all tie with 4:29 left.
Daniels made two free throws with nine seconds left to push the Bisons’ lead to 70-63.
Samford did not score for a three-minute stretch during overtime.
Lipscomb hit 18-of-24 free throws to Samford’s 12-of-20.