The Lions (10-13, 8-5 Southland Conference) avenged a 52-40, Jan. 17 loss at Stephen F. Austin. The Lumberjacks (21-3, 12-2) had won five straight, 16 of 17.
Southeastern Louisiana scored its last six points on free throws, three by Johnson (5 of 8 at the line). The last, with 0:12 left, clinched it.
The Lions made 16 of 24 free throws, the Lumberjacks 8 of 17. Southeastern Louisiana's bench outscored the Lumberjacks' 21-8.
It's been 10 years since the NBA's one-and-done rule was implemented. Imagine if the draft rules were different. Here are the eight would-be best teams if these players stayed a little longer.
On June 19, 1986, former first-team All-American forward Len Bias died at the age of 22. Take a look back at what made him one of the best basketball stars during his playing days at Maryland.
On Father's Day, NBA draft prospect Ben Simmons pens a letter to his father thanking him for all that he has done for him.
|Stephen F. Austin||18-0||-||28-6|
|Sam Houston State||12-6||6||18-16|