Sunday, February 9, 2014
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Josh Greene hit a game-tying 3-pointer with 4 seconds to play in regulation, and Stephan Hicks scored a career-high 27 points and had 13 rebounds to lead Cal State Northridge to a come-from-behind victory over Cal State Fullerton 92-83 in overtime Saturday night.
CS Fullerton led the entire second half, and was up 67-65 with 7 seconds to play and had Steve McClellan on the line. Yet McClellan made just one of two free throws, opening the door for Greene's game-tying shot.
Greene scored to give CS Northridge a 77-72 lead with 1:22 remaining in overtime. The Matadors then made 15 of 16 free throw attempts down the stretch for the win.
Greene scored 19 points and Stephen Maxwell added 22 for CS Northridge (12-13, 4-6 Big West).
Alex Harris scored 27 points and Michael Williams added 20 for CS Fullerton (7-15, 2-6). McClellan had 18 points and 15 rebounds.