MOBILE, Ala. -- Josh Hagins scored eight points in the final 90 seconds, leading Arkansas-Little Rock to a 62-58 win over South Alabama on Saturday.
A Hagins' layup capped an 11-0 run, putting UALR (12-10, 7-3 Sun Belt Conference) up 18-6 halfway through the first period. Hagins' scored four more points closing out the first half, bumping the Trojans to a 30-22 halftime lead.
In the second period, South Alabama (7-14, 1-7) rallied for a 13-2 run, taking a 43-40 lead with 12:51 remaining.
Neither team could shake the other down the stretch until a Hagins' 3-pointer and three free throws put UALR up 59-56.
With 15 seconds remaining, the Jaguars scored inside but still trailed by one point. Hagins (18 points) made two more from the penalty stripe going into the buzzer, assuring the win.
Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon has chosen Syracuse, giving the Orange a potential starter at point guard entering the 2016-17 season.
DeSean Murray, who averaged 20.2 points as a sophomore at Presbyterian, will transfer to Auburn to play for coach Bruce Pearl.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.