NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Martin Smith had career highs with 30 points and 10 rebounds, and Stephen Hurt added 20 points and 10 rebounds to lead Lipscomb to an 84-74 upset of Florida Gulf Coast in an Atlantic Sun Conference game Saturday night.
Florida Gulf Coast (19-9, 11-4) had won seven consecutive games. The Eagles' most recent loss was 87-78 to Lipscomb in overtime on Jan. 17.
Deonte Alexander added 14 points for the Bisons (10-15, 5-9), who had lost four of five coming in.
Trailing 34-30 at halftime, Lipscomb tied at 44-44 on Alexander's layup 4:33 in and finally took the lead for good at 63-61 on Hurt's jumper with 5:33 remaining. Hurt hit another jumper to make it 75-67 with 1:18 left.
Point guard Jaylen Fisher, who reopened his recruitment after coaching changes at UNLV, has committed to TCU over a long list of schools.
Forward Kennedy Meeks, who has averaged 9.4 points and 6.5 rebounds at North Carolina, has pulled out of the NBA draft and will return to the Tar Heels.
Cal big man Ivan Rabb could have been selected in the top 10 of the NBA draft. Instead, he's returning to Berkeley to make himself, and the Golden Bears, stronger.