NORMAL, Ala. -- Donte Clark scored at the basket and hit a pair of free throws in the closing minutes as Texas Southern held on to beat Alabama A&M, 58-56 in a Southwestern Athletic Conference battle Saturday night.
Texas Southern rebounded from a loss at home to conference leader Arkansas-Pine Bluff and entered the night tied with Grambling State for third place.
The Tigers took a 33-27 lead at intermission, but Alabama A&M grabbed the lead with four minutes left on Andre Kennedy's layup, 52-51. Brian Carey put Texas Southern back in front for good on a three-point play with 3:41 left and Clark iced the game with his free throws with 1:16 left.
De'Ederick Petty scored nine points to lead Alabama A&M (2-19, 2-6).
Tacko Fall throws down emphatic 2-handed slam
The enormous Tacko Fall grabs a miss and throws down a 2-handed slam with authority.
7-6 Fall turns and dunks with ease on St. Joe's
UCF's seven-foot six-inch Tacko Fall drop-steps and finishes the standing dunk easily.
Wake Forest uses late 10-0 run to beat Titans
Freshman Jaylen Hoard and Brandon Childress each scored 15 points and Wake Forest beat Cal State Fullerton 66-59 on Friday in the Myrtle Beach Invitational.