Scores

Final OT

Lipscomb 76

(4-6, 1-1 A-Sun)

Elon 79

(4-4, 1-1 Southern)

    7:00 PM ET, December 22, 2008

    Alumni Gym (Elon University), Elon, North Carolina

    1 2 OT T
    LIP 31 41 476
    ELON 37 35 779

    Top Performers

    Lipscomb: A. Hodzic 25 Pts, 8 Reb

    Elon: B. James 28 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Elon 79, Lipscomb 76

    Associated Press

    ELON, N.C. -- Brett James scored 28 points, including a crucial 3-pointer in overtime, to lead Elon to a 79-76 win over Lipscomb on Monday night.

    With a 75-74 lead during the overtime period, James' 3-pointer pushed the Phoenix (7-2) lead to four with 20 seconds left. The lead was cut down to three with 11 seconds remaining, but Michael Lusk missed his 3-point attempt that would have tied the game.

    The Bisons (4-6) were led by Adnan Hodzic, who scored 25 points and grabbed eight rebounds. Lusk chipped in with 14 points and five assists.

    James grabbed eight rebounds for Elon. Ola Atoyebi scored 15 points on 7 of 8 shooting.

    Elon shot 49.2 percent from the field (29-for-59), and finished with 18 team assists.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LIP
    ELON
    Points 76 79
    FG Made-Attempted 27-58 (.466) 29-59 (.492)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-22 (.318) 7-16 (.438)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-17 (.882) 14-20 (.700)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 11

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