Elon 70, Georgia Southern 67

STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) -- Brett James scored 18 points and LeVonn Jordan had 17 Thursday night to account for half of Elon's scoring in a 70-67 Southern Conference victory over Georgia Southern.

Elon (6-19) 4-11 SoCon), which snapped a six-game losing streak, led 34-32 at the half in a game that was tied eight times and changed leads nine times.

The Eagles (11-15, 4-11) rallied from a seven-point second-half deficit, but Elon came back from five down in the last five minutes. The Phoenix scored the last four points of the contest and survived a 3-point attempt by GSU's Donte Gennie at the buzzer.

Louis Graham scored 19 points and had 10 rebounds to lead Georgia Southern, while Gennie scored 18, including 4-for-8 from 3-point range, for the Eagles.