Huff scores 32 to lead Valpo in 99-94 OT win over Miami of Ohio
VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP)—Forward Shawn Huff scored 32 points and Valparaiso outscored Miami 12-7 in the second overtime for a 99-94 victory Saturday.
Valpo’s Urule Igbavboa had 22 points and 13 rebounds, Jarryd Loyd came off the bench to score 15 points and Michael Rogers added 10 points for the Crusaders (16-12).
Kenny Hayes led Miami (13-13) with 30 points, Michael Bramos scored 23, and Tim Pollitz added 22 points and 12 rebounds for the RedHawks.
The game went through eight lead changes and nine ties, including 75-75 at the end of regulation and 87-87 as the first overtime ended.
Miami had led 38-30 at halftime and built its margin to as many as 12 points early in the second half before Valparaiso came back to claim an eight-point lead with 2:45 left in regulation.
Huff made 10-of-13 field goals, including 6-of-8 from 3-point range. Loyd helped Valpo’s bench outscored Miami’s 29-11 in the first meeting ever between the schools.