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Wilson's late 3 helps NJIT to 81-78 OT win over Colgate

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Diandre Wilson nailed a 3-pointer in overtime to put NJIT ahead for good and give the Highlanders an 81-78 victory over Colgate on Tuesday night.

Wilson hit the trey with 1:32 remaining in the extra period to give the Highlanders a 78-76 lead. He added four free throws in the final seconds to secure the season-opening victory.

NJIT which had a 36-30 lead at the break, remained ahead throughout the second half until Jordan Burns nailed a 3-pointer to tie the game at 70 with 55 seconds left in regulation. Colgate missed two straight layups off of consecutive offensive rebounds in the final seconds of the second half.

Reilly Walsh led NJIT with 21 points, hitting 5 of 6 from beyond the arc. Zach Cooks scored 19, San Antonio Brinson had 14 and Shyquan Gibbs 10.

Will Rayman had 17 points and Rapolas Ivanauskas added 17 while pulling down 13 rebounds for Colgate.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12OTT
away team logo Colgate 0-1 3040878
home team logo New Jersey Tech 1-0 36341181
Team Stats
away team logo Colgate 0-1 75.7 PPG 38.4 RPG 15.5 APG
home team logo New Jersey Tech 1-0 70.6 PPG 36 RPG 10.8 APG
Key Players
25
R. Ivanauskas 16.4 PPG 7.9 RPG 1.6 APG 52.3 FG%
4
Z. Cooks 17.5 PPG 4.9 RPG 2.1 APG 45.9 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
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Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
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Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
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Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB