New Jersey Tech vs New Orleans

New Orleans 96, NJIT 94


NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Isaac Mack hit a jumper with 2.6 seconds remaining as New Orleans topped the New Jersey Institute of Technology 96-94 in triple overtime Monday night.

Lovell Cook added a career-high 32 points on 12-of-22 shooting for the Privateers (5-12), including three free throws in the final 11 seconds of regulation to force overtime.

NJIT (9-10) took a 94-92 advantage with 2:30 left in the third overtime, but Cook hit a jumper with 54 seconds remaining to tie it. Mack then knocked down his jump shot for the decisive 2-point edge.

Mack finished with seven points.

The teams exchanged the lead three times in the first overtime, with Cook hitting a jumper with 2 seconds remaining for a 78-78 tie.

New Orleans led by three points late in the second overtime until Ryan Woods' 3-pointer tied it 89-89 with 33 seconds remaining.

Woods led the Highlanders with 24 points.

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New Jersey Tech Highlanders
R. Woods, F538-133-683124
D. Holiday, F223-52-44058
S. McCarthy, C252-30-010154
P. Miller, G505-105-912215
C. Flores, G475-209-1154422
K. Howard333-45-642311
O. Nweke232-64-84158
N. Sydnor221-20-12022
T. Smith10-00-00000
Totals 29-6328-4548132794
New Orleans Privateers
L. Cook, F4712-227-1160332
E. Denard, F225-70-051510
R. Nelson, G403-75-6111512
T. McPhearson, G395-115-663516
M. County, G312-70-01225
M. Banchy301-50-02103
C. Dixon252-22-55056
I. Mack222-83-42227
K. Hill152-51-25015
E. Ganapamo40-00-00020
Totals 34-7423-3438203096
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.J. Tech0-021-12159

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Sam Houston15-326-982
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Hou. Baptist7-1112-16286
Nicholls St.7-1110-19321
New Orleans6-1211-18326
SE Louisiana6-129-23329
Abilene Christian4-1410-21325
C. Arkansas2-162-27349
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