Grand Canyon holds off Marshall 85-81
LAS VEGAS (AP) Joshua Braun scored 20 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 27 seconds left, and Grand Canyon held off a second-half surge by Marshall to win the Global Sports Classic championship 85-81 on Tuesday night.
Down by seven at halftime, Marshall rallied to take a 66-60 lead after Stevie Browning hit a 3 amid a 9-0 run. Davis tied it at 72 with a free throw with 4:57 to play, but Marshall led 79-75 after a layup by James Kelly.
Braun hit back-to-back 3s to put the Antelopes up 83-81, and Glaze and Matt Jackson each added a free throw. Kelly missed a 3 with seven seconds left.