Arkansas-Pine Bluff defeats Morehouse 67-54
ATLANTA (AP) - Tevin Hammond led three players in double figures as Arkansas-Pine Bluff raced away from Morehouse 67-54 in the finale of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Tipoff Tournament on Monday night.
The Golden Lions (2-0) opened the second half with a pair of 3-pointers from Daniel Broughton, a dunk by DeAndre McIntyre and a 3-pointer from Hammond as they built a 13-point lead in about eight minutes that was never challenged.
Davon Haynes added 12 points and 13 rebounds for Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
Morehouse opened the second half with a Tyrone Brown dunk and layup and two 3-pointers by Javarius Gay to get within 36-34 early in the period but could not keep the pace. Gay and Robert Askew led Morehouse (1-2) with 12 points each, and Brown added 11. The Maroon Tigers shot 38.9 percent from the field.Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.