January 24, 2015

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) George Fant scored 17 points and had 13 rebounds as Western Kentucky led by double figures at the break and held on to beat Texas-San Antonio 83-74 on Saturday to remain unbeaten in Conference USA.

The Hilltoppers didn't score a field goal in the final four minutes of the contest but went 14 of 17 from the line down the stretch to stay ahead. Keon Lewis made a layup with 22 seconds left to cut the difference to five points, 79-74, but was unable to convert the three-point play. Trency Jackson and Chris Harrison-Docks both made free throws in the final seconds for Western Kentucky (14-5, 7-0 Conference USA).

Harrison-Docks led the Hilltoppers with 20 points, and Jackson and T.J. Price added 13 points apiece. Ben Lawson finished with six blocks.

Lewis scored 24 points and the Roadrunners (9-9, 3-4) got 18 from Jeromie Hill.

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