GRAMBLING, La. -- Ivy Smith Jr. made two free throws with four seconds remaining, capping Grambling State's rally to defeat Southeastern Louisiana 69-68 on Wednesday night.
SE Louisiana led 41-34 at halftime and pushed its lead to 12 points with 7:38 remaining. Grambling went on a 15-3 run to tie it at 66 with 2:01 remaining. Neither team made a field goal in the final two minutes but SE Louisiana twice made one free throw to keep from falling behind. Smith's winning free throws gave Grambling its only lead of the second half.
Filings suggest Nike paid in pursuit of players
Newly released emails and text messages in the case against attorney Michael Avenatti suggested that Nike officials were making under-the-table payments to handlers and families of top college basketball prospects.
Buzz Williams' Texas A&M challenge: 'I still think that I have an edge'
If Buzz Williams is to succeed at Texas A&M, his relationships and organizational obsessiveness will likely play key roles in the Aggies' ascent.
Avenatti filing: Nike OK'd payments to Zion, more
Attorneys representing Michael Avenatti filed a motion Wednesday that alleges that a Nike employee at least approved payments to former Duke star Zion Williamson and former Indiana star Romeo Langford when they were still in high school in February 2017.
|Sam Houston State||16-2||-||21-12|
|Stephen F. Austin||7-11||9||14-16|