Idaho State defeats Northern Arizona, 73-71OT
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP)—Broderick Gilchrest scored 21 points as Idaho State beat Northern Arizona in overtime 73-71, in Big Sky Conference play on Saturday night.
In regulation, the Lumberjacks (7-18, 4-9) tied the game 64-64 on a layup by DeAngelo Jones off an inbound play with eight-tenths of a second remaining. The Lumberjacks rallied from six points down 58-seconds left in the game to force overtime.
The Lumberjack’s trailed 72-69 with four-seconds remaining in overtime. DeAngelo Jones was fouled on a three-point attempt, but was only able to convert on two free throws.
Gilchrest was fouled and hit 1 of 2 free throws to put his team up by two with two-seconds left. DeAngelo Jones tried a desperation shot at the buzzer that would not have counted but missed anyway.
Cameron Jones led the Lumberjacks with 22 points, and Shane Johannsen had 18.