Florida A&M tops Winston-Salem 71-69
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP)—Brandon Bryant and Lamar Twitty each scored 20 points to lead Florida A&M to a 71-69 win over Winston-Salem on Saturday.
Winston-Salem led 53-49 with 11:59 to play, before the Rattlers scored 12-straight points to take a 61-53 lead on two free throws by Byron Taylor with 9:38 remaining. Twitty scored seven points for Florida A&M (9-18), and the Rams went without a field goal during the spurt.
Winston-Salem (8-19) cut the deficit to 70-69 on a Jamal Durham 3-pointer with 34 seconds left on the clock, but Bryant hit a free throw 6 seconds later to seal the win for Florida A&M.
Jemarcus McClinton led five Rams in double figures with 12 points. Paul Davis and Brandon Hobbs scored 11 points each and Jamal Durham and Brian Fisher added with 10 points apiece.