Akron vs Oklahoma State

Oklahoma St. 69, Akron 65

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BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (AP) - Phil Forte hit all his free throws after getting fouled while attempting a 3-pointer with 52 seconds left in overtime and Oklahoma State beat Akron 69-65 in the opening round of the Puerto Rico Tipoff on Thursday.

Forte, who was fouled by Chauncey Gilliam, drained three free throws to put the Cowboys up 67-65. Marcus Smart made two more free throws to complete the scoring.

Smart finished with 16 points, Le'Bryan Nash had 18 and Markel Brown 17 for Oklahoma State (2-0).

Brian Walsh had 14 points for Akron (1-2), which failed to convert on the final possession of regulation with the score tied at 61.

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Scoreboard
Akron (1-2)3229465
Oklahoma State (2-0) «3328869

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Akron Zips
J. Kretzer, F403-82-281010
Z. Marshall, C252-58-11100512
B. Walsh, G385-141-2101314
A. Abreu, G364-153-426213
D. Ibitayo, G201-40-01123
C. Gilliam232-90-03154
R. McAdams181-101-33013
P. Forsythe163-30-01036
C. Betancourt90-20-11010
Totals 21-7015-2345102265
 30%65.2% 
Oklahoma State Cowboys
K. Murphy, F270-51-26031
M. Brown, G407-150-032117
L. Nash, G405-98-1271218
M. Smart, G324-128-893416
J. Olukemi, G172-43-32017
P. Forte302-63-30128
P. Jurick201-10-08152
M. Soucek110-20-03020
K. Gardner80-20-01000
Totals 21-5623-284382069
 37.5%82.1% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-427-958
Ohio10-720-11118
Kent St.10-722-14142
Buffalo10-717-15146
Bowling Green7-1013-19225
Miami (Ohio)4-1311-21301
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-721-13169
W. Michigan10-716-16174
Toledo8-917-17156
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216

Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kansas16-231-53
Baylor12-627-811
W. Virginia12-628-924
Iowa St.12-624-1121
Oklahoma St.9-920-1340
Kansas St.8-1021-1457
TCU6-1224-1567
Texas Tech6-1218-14123
Oklahoma5-1311-20171
Texas4-1411-22157
 
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BAYL 84 Final
BC 74
NCST 72 Final
PSU 55
SHOU 45 Final
IND 99
SAM 54 Final
LOU 80
CHATT 55 Final
KAN 69
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UCLA 100