Weathers leads Lions over Alcorn, 79-69
PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP)—Lebaron Weathers scored 15 points Monday night to lead Arkansas-Pine Bluff to a 79-69 victory over Southwestern Athletic Conference rival Alcorn State.
UAPB (5-20, 3-9 SWAC) led 45-34 at the half and held on for the win despite a second-half surge by the Braves (8-15, 7-5).
Savalance Townsend scored 11 points for the Golden Lions, and Tavaris Washington added 10.
Alcorn State was led by 18 points from Jamarkus Holt, who also snared nine rebounds. Jon Boyd scored 16 and Jarvis Williams had 14.