BEAUMONT, Texas -- Shaquille Hines scored 18 points with 11 rebounds and two assists to lead Texas-Pan American to a 66-61 victory over Lamar on Wednesday night.
Javorn Farrell went 8 of 14 from the field and 5 of 9 from the line for a game-high 22 points and seven rebounds. Jamal Dantzler came off the bench to score 10 points and grab five rebounds for the Broncs (4-4).
Texas-Pan American started slowly and trailed by two at the break. But the Broncs pulled ahead early in the second period -- and maintained the lead -- on the shooting accuracy of Hines and Farrell. Shaquille Boga sank two free throws for the Broncs with 13 seconds remaining in play to end the Cardinals' hopes.
Texas-Pan American hit 46.3 percent from the field and 51.7 percent from the line.
Amos Wilson led the Cardinals (1-6) with 15 points, eight rebounds and three blocks.
Hal "King" Lear, a Temple basketball star during the 1950s, died Saturday at his White Plains, New York home.
Sebastien Bellin's friend Chris Young joins Ryan Smith on Outside the Lines to discuss his friend's bravery, courage and strength after surviving the Brussels bombings in March.
Andrew White III is leaving the Nebraska men's basketball team and will play elsewhere for his final college season.
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