Muleriders back on winning track with 85-80 win over Southwestern Oklahoma
February 9, 2018
MAGNOLIA, Ark. – Redshirt junior guard CJ Elkins led four Muleriders in double-figure scoring with a season-high 23 points and freshman forward DeVante Brooks logged the fifth double-double of his career as the Muleriders outlasted Southwestern Oklahoma 85-80 in a Great American Conference affair that saw 15 lead changes and eight ties on Thursday night inside the W.T. Watson Center.
With just over three minutes to play in the first half, the game was tied at 34 points apiece, before Brooks bottomed a pair of free throw attempts and scored on a fastbreak bucket to put SAU up 38-34 with 1:...