Central Arkansas squeaks past Bowling Green 67-65
CONWAY, Ark (AP)—Brian Marks tipped in game-winning points at the buzzer as Central Arkansas defeated Bowling Green 67-65 on Saturday.
UCA (6-4) did not get the lead over the Falcons (4-5) until the 1:20 mark in the second half.
Brian Moten, who led the Falcons with 18 points, missed a three-point attempt.
Marks turned the ball, and UCA?s Mike Pouncy fouled Bowling Green’s Nate Miller, who then sank both free throws to tie the game at 65.
UCA called a timeout. Marcus Pillow, who finished with 17 points, drove the lane and missed a jumper. Chris Brown kept the ball alive with a tip-in on the right side but also missed. Marks then made a tip-in with 0.2 seconds left. UCA’s Brooks Taylor shot a career-high 22 points.