Brown's late free throws lift UAB over Southern Miss 78-68
Tyler Madison had 14 points and seven rebounds, Hakeem Baxter and Tosin Mehinti added 11 apiece and C.J. Washington pitched in 10 points and eight rebounds for the Blazers (13-11, 9-2 Conference USA). UAB converted 35 of its 42 free throw attempts (83.3 percent).
The Blazers kicked off the second half with an 8-2 run. UAB held the lead above 10 as late as the 2:14 mark, but the Golden Eagles then scored seven-straight. Brown put the game out of reach with five free throws in the final minute of play.