DELAND, Fla. (AP) -- Jacob Hazouri scored 15 points and Troy used
a big run midway through the game to help it defeat Stetson 56-53
on Friday night.
Troy trailed 19-18 late in the first half, before using a 16-2
run to build a 34-21 lead -- enough of a margin to hold off a late
The Hatters were down 49-37 with 4:17 to play, but clawed within
51-49 with 38.6 seconds left. Heck then made four straight free
throws to seal the win for Troy.
Stetson held a 46-30 rebounding edge, but turned the ball over
19 times and only shot 3-for-8 from the foul line.