Late Love carries Arkansas-Pine Bluff past Seattle, 58-56
SEATTLE (AP) JoVaughn Love scored five points in the final minute and his jumper with :28 left gave Arkansas-Pine Bluff the lead and a 58-56 win over Seattle in the season-opener for both squads Friday night.
Love finished with 15 points and nine rebounds to lead the Golden Lions, with Deshon Bayless adding 10 points and eight boards.
Love was 3 of 15 from the field and knocked down 1 of his 7 3-point attempts, but he was 8 of 12 from the free throw line.
Arkansas-Pine Bluff shot 20 of 55 from the field, including 7 of 30 from long range.
The Redhawks shot 34.7 percent from the field (17 of 49), 6 of 16 from beyond the arc (37.5 percent).
Seattle held a five-point lead at intermission, 33-28.