JACKSONVILLE, Ala. -- Tarvin Gaines had 23 points and 10 rebounds, and Brian Williams hit the final basket with 9 seconds left to lead Jacksonville State to a 67-65 victory over Southeast Missouri State in an Ohio Valley Conference game Wednesday.
Jacksonville State led points off turnovers 14-3 and 22-12 in second-chance points.
Marland Smith scored 16 points, Corey Wilford had 15, Tyler Stone 11 and Nino Johnson scored 11 points with 12 rebounds for the Redhawks (14-14, 6-8), whose season-best three-game winning streak ended.
The Gamecocks trailed 36-28 at halftime and finally led 55-53 with 6:22 left.
The Redhawks scored eight straight points to tie at 65-65 with 41 seconds remaining before Williams' basket at 0:09.
Authorities say former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling has been charged with carrying a concealed weapon and other crimes.
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.
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