Rainey’s clutch three-point play caps Hornets’ win over Fair in thriller


With time running out, Bryant Hornets senior guard C.J. Rainey drove from the top of the key, around a pair of defenders for Little Rock J.A. Fair’s War Eagles down the left side of the lane and straight to the rack, hitting a layup as he was fouled with :06.6 left on the clock.

In a game in which Fair had appeared to snatch away a Bryant victory, Rainey had tied the game and, after a War Eagle timeout, converted a free throw that wound up being the difference in a 44-43 victory.

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