HOUSTON -- D'Aris Scarver scored 26 points to lead Texas Southern to an 87-83 triple overtime win over cross-town rival Prairie View on Saturday night.
John Brisco led Prairie View with 20 points.
Prairie View was awarded two free throws on a technical foul called after a fan ran onto the court during a timeout with TSU holding a five-point lead in the final minute of the first overtime. After Prairie View made both free throws, Brisco hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to send the game into the second overtime tied at 70.
Texas Southern outscored Prairie View 10-6 in the third overtime.
Texas Southern (6-9, 2-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference) has won three straight, and seven of the last eight over Prairie View (3-12, 1-2).
Prairie View played in its second straight overtime game, having defeated Alcorn State 70-67 Monday night.
Maryland point guard Melo Trimble has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return to College Park for his junior season, sources told ESPN.
Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku, who recently underwent a medical procedure to correct a heart rhythm issue detected during the combine, will keep his name in the NBA draft pool.
Andrew White III will return to the Nebraska men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.