Tip-in gives Ark-Pine Bluff win

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PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP)—Tavaris Washington’s tip-in with just a second left in the game gave Arkansas-Pine Bluff a 58-56 comeback win over Texas Southern on Saturday night.

With 8 seconds left, DeAndre Hall of Texas Southern hit a layup to tie the game at 56.

But then Terrance Calvin of Arkansas-Pine Bluff took the inbounds pass the length of the court. He missed the potential game-winner, but Washington, who had only four points on the night, tipped the ball in as time ran out.

Calvin and freshman Savalance Townsend led the Golden Lions (5-12, 4-2 SWAC) with 13 points apiece.

Matthew Miller had 21 points for Texas Southern (1-18, 1-5).

The Golden Lions trailed 27-23 at the half then outscored Texas Southern 35-29 in the second half.

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 Texas Southern
Matthew Miller Matthew Miller
7-10,  21 Pts
3 Rebs, 2 Assists
 AR Pine Bluff
Terrance Calvin Terrance Calvin
3-11,  13 Pts
2 Rebs, 6 Assists

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