JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jalen Nesbitt rebounded a Dallas Moore miss with three seconds left and followed up with a jumper as time expired to give North Florida a 67-66 win over Northern Kentucky Thursday night.
Jordan Jackson and Tyler White each scored field goals to give the Norse a three-point lead, 66-63 with 39 seconds left to play. Travis Wallace got to the basket for a layup to cut that lead to a single point with 17 seconds left.
Todd Johnson missed a free throw attempt with 16 seconds left that would have padded the Northern Kentucky lead and Wallace hauled in the rebound.
Northern Kentucky (8-14, 4-6) was led by Todd Johnson and Tyler White, who scored 18 and 17 points, respectively.