TCU vs Evansville

TCU 70, Evansville 68

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Hank Thorns scored the tying and winning baskets, the latter with 2 seconds left in overtime, to boost TCU to a 70-68 victory over Evansville on Saturday night in the Mountain West-Missouri Valley Challenge.

Thorns, who led the Horned Frogs with 21 points, tied the game 68-68 with 1:01 to play before his late layup won it. His 3-pointer also forced overtime by forging a 62-62 tie with 20 seconds left in regulation.

Colt Ryan scored 31 points, including 14-for-16 from the line, to pace the Purple Aces (3-3). Ryan has reached double figures in every game.

J.R. Cadot had 13 points and 10 rebounds, Amric Fields scored 12 points and Adrick McKinney grabbed 14 rebounds for TCU (6-2), which won its third in a row.

TCU held a 41-27 edge on the boards.

Both TCU's Jim Christian and Evansville's Marty Simmons coached their 300th games.

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TCU Horned Frogs
A. Fields, F284-64-631312
A. McKinney, F273-63-414139
H. Thorns, G418-182-415421
J. Cadot, G396-70-0101413
N. Butler, G320-40-03140
G. Green311-64-45146
K. Anderson122-40-01214
C. Crossland91-10-01123
C. Williams51-10-00012
J. Ray10-10-00010
Totals 26-5413-1841132770
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Evansville Aces
K. Harris, F371-63-45045
D. Holmes, F362-84-40828
M. Peeler, C142-40-01024
C. Ryan, G427-1714-1681431
T. Taylor, G262-24-64018
N. Cox282-92-31216
L. Jones201-32-41034
R. Sawvell131-10-02022
J. Jahr70-10-01010
R. Cesnulevicius10-00-00000
J. Nelson10-00-00000
Totals 18-5129-3727112068
 35.3%78.4% 
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Drake6-129-22269
Missouri St.5-1311-20247
So. Illinois4-1412-21278
Bradley3-159-24288
 
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