OT basket earns San Diego 79-78 win over Sam Houston

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SAN DIEGO (AP)—Billy White’s rebound basket with 11 seconds left in overtime lifted San Diego State to a 79-78 victory over previously unbeaten Sam Houston State Friday night.

White, whose tip-in with 0.2 seconds left in regulation tied the game at 69-69, put back a missed three-pointer by D.J. Gay.

Shame McDaniel, who had a game-high 25 points for Sam Houston, took a shot that fell short at the buzzer as the Bearkats of the Southland Conference fell to 10-1.

San Diego State of the Mountain West Conference is 10-3.

The game was tied on eight occasions with 16 lead changes, including five in the overtime.

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 Sam Houston St.
S. McDaniel S. McDaniel
9-15,  25 Pts
2 Rebs, 3 Assists
 San Diego St.
L. Wade L. Wade
8-17,  23 Pts
3 Rebs, 4 Assists

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