Myers, Troy beats Southeast Missouri State 59-56

Myers, Troy beats Southeast Missouri State 59-56
November 20, 2012, 8:09 pm
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CHATANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) Antoine Myers connects on a three-point play with six seconds left to lift Troy over Southeast Missouri State 59-56 Saturday in the CBE Hall of Fame Classic.

Southeast Missouri State (3-3) trailed 56-53 before Corey Wilford's 3-pointer tied the game with 42 seconds left to play.

Myers answered on Troy's (3-2) next possession. He drove the lane, made a layup and got fouled by Tyler Stone. Myers made the free throws, giving the Trojans the 59-56 lead.

Lucas Nutt missed a three-pointer at the buzzer to seal Troy's victory.

Myers led three Troy starters in double figures scoring with 14 points.

Emil Jones added 13 points and nine rebounds, and Hunter Williams chipped in with 10 points for the Trojans.

Wilford came off the bench to lead the Redhawks with 20 points, while Stone contributed a double-double, 11 points and 13 rebounds.