Texas Southern defeats Oregon State 66-60
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP)—Lawrence Johnson-Danner scored 17 of his career-high 25 points in the second half to lead Texas Southern to a 66-60 victory over Oregon State Sunday night.
Daniel King added 10 points for the Tigers, who got their first win of the season in four tries. Texas Southern outscored the Beavers 11-5 down the stretch to win it.
Calvin Haynes and Omari Johnson had 13 points apiece for Oregon State (1-2).
Oregon State was trailing 62-57 when Ahmad Starks made three free throws with 50 seconds left. After a Texas Southern turnover, Starks missed a potential game-tying layin with 12 seconds remaining.
The Tigers’ Aaron Clayborn made four free throws in the final 10 seconds.