February 21, 2010 in Sports

Eagles fall shy in OT

Associated Press
 

Big Sky

LeagueAll
WLWL
Weber St.122188
N. Colorado114226
Montana105198
Montana St.961413
N. Arizona781313
Portland St.591017
E. Washington410820
Idaho St.410720
Sac. St.311919

Saturday’s results

Montana 86, Sacramento St. 58

N. Colorado 64, Portland St. 61

San Jose St. 77, Montana St. 66

NAU 74, Eastern Wash. 71 (OT)

Weber St. 89, Idaho St. 64

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Gabe Rogers hit a 3-pointer with 1.8 seconds left in overtime to lift Northern Arizona to a 74-71 win over Eastern Washington (8-20, 4-10) on Saturday night.

It was the Lumberjacks’ school-record third straight overtime game.

Northern Arizona trailed 69-67 when Rogers hit a 3 with 1:07 left to give the Lumberjacks a one-point lead.

The Lumberjacks’ DeAngelo Jones hit 1 of 2 free throws with 21 seconds left, but the Eagles’ Glen Dean hit a shot with 10 seconds left to tie it, setting up Rogers’ winner.

Cameron Jones led the Lumberjacks with 23 points.

Dean and Brandon Moore each had 13 for EWU. Moore added 12 rebounds in the loss.

The Eagles’ Benny Valentine forced the overtime when his layup with 12.3 seconds to play made the score 64-all.

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