Scores

Final OT

N. Colorado 61

(5-9, 1-1 Big Sky)

Idaho State 62

(4-10, 1-0 Big Sky)

    4:05 PM ET, January 1, 2009

    Holt Arena, Pocatello, Idaho

    1 2 OT T
    UNCO 28 27 661
    IDST 26 29 762

    Top Performers

    Northern Colorado: W. Figures 20 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Idaho State: A. Morgan 18 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Idaho St. 62, N. Colorado 61

    Associated Press

    POCATELLO, Idaho -- Center Deividas Busma's tip-in just before the buzzer gave Idaho State a 62-61 overtime win Thursday over the University of Northern Colorado.

    The game was tied at 55 at the end of regulation.

    In the second half, Northern Colorado (5-9, 1-1 Big Sky) built leads of as much as nine points, the latest with 7:37 remaining, before Idaho State (4-10, 1-0) rallied to tie the game at 53 with 2:06 left.

    Idaho State was led by guard Amorrow Morgan with 18 points, guard Kal Bay with 13 points and forward Chron Tatum with 11.

    Northern Colorado's leading scorer was guard Will Figures, who had 20 points. Forward Jabril Banks grabbed 11 rebounds and scored 10 points.

    Northern Colorado led 28-26 at halftime.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNCO
    IDST
    Points 61 62
    FG Made-Attempted 20-54 (.370) 22-42 (.524)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-18 (.333) 5-13 (.385)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-21 (.714) 13-19 (.684)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 2

    2008-09 Season

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