GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Jamall Edmondson made a 3-pointer
with 4 seconds left to give Mississippi State a 76-75 victory over
Holy Cross in the third-place game at the San Juan Shootout on
Mississippi State trailed 74-71 but forced a turnover on an
inbounds pass with 18 seconds left. Jamont Gordon made a basket to
make it a one-point game.
Alex Vander Baan made the first of two free throws to give Holy
Cross a 75-73 lead with 11 seconds remaining.
The Bulldogs (9-3) then worked the ball to Edmondson, who was
open in the corner and hit the winning shot.
Vander Baan had 21 points and nine rebounds to lead Holy Cross
(5-6), which led 70-61 with 2:50 left.
Reginald Delk led Mississippi State with 17 points. Edmondson
finished with 12 points.
Kevin Hamilton had 27 points and six assists for Holy Cross.