Richmond Times-Dispatch Weekend
Flames and Monarchs fall on road
NASHVILLE, Tenn.— Ahsan Asadullah scored 24 points as Lipscomb defeated Liberty 77- 70 on Friday in the first Atlantic Sun Conference matchup of the season for both teams.
KJ Johnson added 17 points for the Bisons ( 6- 5), who earned its fourth consecutive win. Greg Jones scored 13 points, and Romeao Ferguson had 10 points and seven rebounds. Asadullah hit 11 of 14 shots.
Darius McGhee had 16 points for the Flames ( 8- 4), who fell behind 39- 15 in the first half and saw their four- game win streak came to an end.
FIU 82, Old Dominion 67: Antonio Daye Jr. scored 16 points as the Panthers won a Conference USA opener in Miami.
Tevin Brewer added 13 points and Radshad Davis 11 for Florida International ( 7- 2).
Malik Curry racked up 15 points, eight rebounds and six assists for the Monarchs ( 4- 3).