Walker’s late 3 propels UAB past Western Kentucky 68-65

Jan 27, 2022, 6:44 AM | Updated: 8:46 pm

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Jordan Walker hit a 3-pointer with 4 seconds left and finished with 21 points to lead UAB to a 68-65 victory over Western Kentucky on Thursday night.

Michael Ertel and Quan Jackson had 10 points each for the Blazers (17-4, 7-1 Conference USA), who won their fourth straight. Trey Jemison had 12 rebounds and three blocks.

Josh Anderson had 16 points and six rebounds for the Hilltoppers (10-10, 2-5), who have lost four straight. Jamarion Sharp added 11 points and six blocks. Jairus Hamilton had 10 points. Dayvion McKnight missed a 3 at the buzzer.

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Walker’s late 3 propels UAB past Western Kentucky 68-65