Alabama State (17-9, 13-3 Southwestern Athletic Conference) led throughout much of the game, but Prairie View cut the lead to two with 22 seconds left on a layup by Jacoie Shivers. Jamarr Sanders answered with two free throws to make it 59-55. Derek Johnson's layup with 11 seconds left made it a two-point game again and Bosh went to the line to make his two free throws.
Johnson missed a layup with six seconds left.
Chief Kickingstallionsims scored 10 points for Alabama State.
Johnson led Prairie View (7-21, 5-11) with 15 points and 10 assists. Aaron Smith added 14.
Alabama State led 33-27 at the half.