LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Tookie Brown had 19 points and Mike Hughes added 14 as Georgia Southern rallied in the second half to beat Little Rock 67-61 in Sun Belt Conference play on Thursday night.
Georgia Southern (16-7, 7-3) came out hot in the second period after Little Rock took a 34-20 lead into the break. Hughes started the final period with two free throws, followed by a 3-pointer that started a 12-3 run to give the Eagles their first lead of the game at the 15:14 mark.
Tookie Brown hit two straight jumpers in the final minutes as Georgia Southern rallied to beat Appalachian State 60-59 for its fourth straight Sun Belt Conference win
Tookie Brown scored 29 points, Ike Smith had 22 and Georgia Southern knocked down seven-straight 3-pointers early in the second half to roll to an 88-65 win over Georgia State in the Sun Belt Conference opener on Saturday
Devon Hall scored 17 points, Ty Jerome added 15 and No. 2 Virginia rallied in the second half to beat Florida State 59-55