LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) Marcus Johnson Jr. was 8 of 12 from the floor and hit 4 of 6 from long range to score 28 points to lead Arkansas-Little Rock to its sixth victory, a 79-73 win over Central Arkansas on Tuesday night.
Arkansas-Little Rock improved to 6-0 for the first time since moving to Division I in 1978-79.
The Trojans were up 75-64 with 1:27 left when Central Arkansas charged back, making seven unanswered points to close to 75-71 with 30 seconds remaining. Johnson Jr. and Josh Hagins, who finished with 12 points, made four straight free throws to seal the win.