Sacramento State 74, Pacific 72 OT
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP)—Haron Hargrave hit a 3-point shot with 0.4 seconds left in overtime to give Sacramento State a 74-72 victory over Pacific on Wednesday night.
Hargrave had 18 points and Angel Alamo added 17 points and eight rebounds for the Hornets (5-5), who stopped an 11-game losing streak against the Tigers.
Sacramento native C.J. Morgan had 24 points and Steffan Johnson finished with 11 points and 10 assists for Pacific (3-5).
After Roderick Adams hit one of two free throws to give the Hornets a 63-60 lead with 9.7 seconds left, Morgan hit a deep 3-point shot from the corner with 3.4 ticks to go to send the game into overtime.
The Hornets claimed possession on a jump ball situation that put Hargrave in position to hit the game-winning shot.
Despite three straight 3-pointers by Johnson in the last 3:13 of the first half, the Hornets held on to a 32-31 halftime lead after squandering an eight-point margin.