New Jersey Tech vs New Orleans

New Orleans 96, NJIT 94

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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
 46%62.2% 
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
 45.9%67.6% 
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Florida10-422-12161
FGCU8-621-14215
N.J. Tech8-620-15207
Jacksonville8-616-16289
Lipscomb7-712-21269
Kennesaw St.7-711-20263
Stetson4-1012-22303
S.C. Upstate4-1010-22324

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin18-028-661
Texas A&M-CC15-325-885
Incarn Word12-617-12163
Sam Houston12-618-16178
Hou. Baptist10-817-17225
SE Louisiana9-912-21331
Abil Chr.8-1013-18321
McNeese St.7-119-20341
New Orleans6-1210-20343
Nicholls St.6-1211-23313
C. Arkansas6-127-21338
Nwestern St.5-138-20344
Lamar3-1511-19336
 
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