<
>

UT-Chattanooga 69, Creighton 64

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- Casey Long scored 16 points, including
two free throws in the last 1:39, as Chattanooga outlasted
Creighton 69-64 Tuesday night.

Keddric Mays added 13 points for the Mocs (2-5), while Alphonso
Pugh had 12 and Ricky Hood 11.

Creighton (3-2) went scoreless from 4:04 until 4 seconds were
left, relinquishing a 62-59 lead.

Jimmy Motz led Creighton with 15 points but hit just 4-of-11
from the field, all 3-pointers. Nick Porter had 11.

Chattanooga led 33-32 at the half after shooting 50 percent from
the floor.

The Mocs shot 43.6 percent for the game while Creighton hit 41.8
percent. Creighton played without leading scorer Nate Funk, who was
out with a shoulder injury. He was averaging 19.3 points per game.

There were seven ties and six lead changes.