Reddies Withstand Late Rally, Defeat OBU 81-79
January 25, 2018
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. — Henderson State, behind 25 points from Kaylon Tappin and some big shots late, withstood a furious second-half rally from Ouachita Baptist on Tuesday night to defeat the Tigers 81-79 on their home floor in Bill Vining Arena.
The Reddies (9-8, 4-7), who led 41-30 at the break, came out firing on all cylinders to start the second half and used a 17-5 run in the first six minutes to take a 58-35 lead with 14:08 to play. It was at that moment that things shifted for Henderson, as Ouachita Baptist (6-10, 4-7) refused to miss from the 3-point line. In just over five minutes,...