Army West Point vs New Jersey Tech

NJIT 69, Army 67


NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Chris Flores scored 17 points and made the game-winning layup with 1 second left as New Jersey Institute of Technology overcame a poor shooting performance and a 14-point deficit to rally past Army 69-67 Tuesday night.

Ryan Woods added 16 points, including the 3-pointer that tied the game at 67 with 16 seconds to go. The Highlanders (5-4) went on a 7-0 run in the final 1:21, with Daquan Holiday's layup starting the burst.

Tied at 15 at the 5:25 mark, the Black Knights (4-5) closed out the half on a 9-1 run and took their biggest lead at 41-27 with 13:02 left.

Army still led 63-51 with 3:06 remaining when Flores made two layups to start the NJIT surge.

The Highlanders shot 32.8 percent from the field (22 of 67).

NJIT held Army's Ella Ellis, who had back-to-back 23-point games, to 16 points and Andrew Stire added 13 points.

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Army West Point Black Knights
E. Ellis, F293-68-950416
L. Toomey, F191-22-42014
J. Springer, C152-50-07144
K. Toth, G281-63-33115
D. Cox, G161-10-05052
A. Stire214-55-671113
K. Wilson213-74-440210
M. Gramling172-45-84219
J. Herbeck141-40-03112
T. Plomb100-10-15210
M. Lenox70-00-01110
K. Ferguson31-20-00002
M. Williams00-00-00010
Totals 19-4327-354892367
New Jersey Tech Highlanders
T. Smith, F203-50-05046
S. McCarthy, C100-10-00030
C. Flores, G396-202-573317
R. Woods, G364-194-472116
P. Miller, G271-54-60656
N. Sydnor203-71-30129
K. Howard181-32-21254
Q. Bastian111-21-23013
D. Holiday113-41-25127
O. Nweke80-11-45021
Totals 22-6716-2835152869
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.J. Tech0-021-12159
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