TROY, Ala. -- Emil Jones scored 18 points to lead Troy to a 67-64 victory over Arkansas-Little Rock in a Sun Belt Conference game on Saturday night.
Troy made 15 of 18 from the free-throw line, while Arkansas-Little Rock was 6 of 14. Troy won the battle on the boards 33-28.
With a 32-31 advantage at the half, Arkansas-Little Rock made it 43-34 on Neighbour's layup with 14:43 left. Troy took the lead for good at 56-55 on Hinton's dunk with 4:59 remaining, and Chambers' layup made it 63-57 with 2:19 to go.
SMU has signed a second player from Australia, 6-foot-11 forward Harry Froling, to a national letter of intent. The Mustangs previously signed guard Tom Wilson from Australia.
There's nothing to suggest the Jayhawks won't end up atop the Big 12 for a 13th season in a row. But what about a return to the Final Four?
Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon has chosen Syracuse, giving the Orange a potential starter at point guard entering the 2016-17 season.