HARRISONBURG, Va. -- A.J. Davis came off the bench to score 17 points and Devon Moore made 9 of 10 free throws en route to a double-double to help James Madison edge Towson 75-70 Tuesday night in Colonial Athletic Association action.
Moore, who finished with 13 points and 10 assists, gave James Madison (15-12, 9-5) the lead for good, 59-58, with his tip-in at the 4:38 mark in the second half and sank eight free throws in the final 45 seconds to help the Dukes pull away.
Marcus Damas scored 19 points for Towson (14-13, 9-5). The Tigers controlled the boards 44-29 behind double-doubles from Jerrelle Benimon (12 points, 13 rebounds) and Bilal Hairston (13 points, 13 rebounds), but committed 15 turnovers.
The Dukes, who had just five turnovers, turned Towson's errors into 18 points.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.