Northeastern vs Old Dominion

Northeastern 79, Old Dominion 74

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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Joel Smith scored 27 points and teamed with Jonathan Lee to hit late foul shots to give Northeastern a 79-74 overtime victory against Old Dominion Saturday in Colonial Athletic Association action.

The Huskies (16-8, 11-1) got their 11th win in the last 12 games. But ODU (3-21, 1-11), which got a career-high 25 points from Dimitri Batten off the bench, nearly pulled the upset.

The Huskies led 28-25 at halftime. Smith made one of two free throws with 6 seconds left in regulation for a 66-64 lead. But DeShawn Painter's layup at 0:02 tied it, forcing overtime. Painter had a 15-point, 16-rebound double-double.

The Monarchs scored the first basket in overtime before Lee's trey put Northeastern up for good.

The Huskies were 10 for 10 at the foul line down the stretch, Smith and Lee (19 points) each 4 for 4. Northeastern won despite being outscored 52-22 in the paint.

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Northeastern Huskies
Q. Ford, F414-122-282013
R. Spencer, F374-91-18259
D. Walker, G433-45-624011
J. Lee, G426-145-774119
J. Smith, G396-1012-1353427
D. Pollard120-30-01150
M. Banegas-Flores90-20-00010
D. Peck20-10-02000
Totals 23-5525-2935161679
 41.8%86.2% 
Old Dominion Monarchs
D. Painter, F387-151-1160415
R. Ross, F172-60-01254
A. Bacote, G392-80-04514
D. Hill, G383-91-38347
K. Palmore, G324-91-26309
D. Batten289-206-821325
N. Wright264-82-261410
A. Larsen70-20-03000
Totals 31-7711-1648152174
 40.3%68.8% 
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Will. & Mary12-620-1393
J. Madison12-619-14148
UNC-Wilm.12-618-14146
Hofstra10-820-14174
Drexel9-911-19244
Delaware9-910-20253
Elon6-1215-18258
Towson5-1312-20281
Charleston3-159-24298

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UTEP13-522-1178
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Middle Tenn.9-919-17139
FIU8-1016-17217
UT-San Antonio8-1014-16237
North Texas8-1014-17224
Rice8-1012-20248
Charlotte7-1114-18211
Marshall7-1111-21296
So. Miss4-149-20283
FAU2-169-20303
 
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