MARTIN, Tenn. -- Onochie Ochie scored 18 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Southeastern Louisiana prevailed 80-76 in a close contest against Tennessee-Martin on Saturday night.
Southeastern Louisiana took a slim lead early in the first. But UT-Martin kept pace, giving Myles Taylor an opportunity in the final two minutes before the break to score eight points and put the Skyhawks on top, 45-44.
The back-and-forth continued after halftime with the lead trading hands 13 times before the Lions (4-6) put it away with a pair of Joshua Filmore free throws and an Antonio Benton layup in the final seconds.
Southeastern Louisiana hit 52 percent from the field and 76 percent from the line overall.