Troy holds off South Alabama 73-66 in overtime

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TROY, Ala. (AP)—Brandon Hazzard scored 17 points and Michael Vogler had 15 as Troy defeated South Alabama 73-66 in overtime on Saturday night.

Vogler and Yamene Coleman each scored six points in overtime for the Trojans (12-10, 7-4 Sun Belt Conference), who avenged a last-second 69-67 loss at South Alabama on Jan. 16.

Troy built a six-point lead, then went 6-for-6 from the free throw line in the final 26 seconds to seal the win.

Coleman finished with 14 points and 13 rebounds for the Trojans, who won back-to-back games for the first time since Jan. 2.

Tim Williams had a career-high 28 points and 12 rebounds for South Alabama (12-11, 4-7), which has lost four straight and seven of its last eight.

The Jaguars led 30-21 at halftime. With 2:12 to go, Williams hit two jumpers for a 57-54 South Alabama lead. Richard Delk tied it on a 3-point play with 1:51 left in regulation.

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 South Alabama
Tim Williams Tim Williams
11-22,  28 Pts
12 Rebs, 4 Assists
 Troy
Yamene Coleman Yamene Coleman
4-7,  14 Pts
13 Rebs, 0 Assists

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