Gonzaga 77, Sacramento St. 72
SACRAMENTO (AP) _ Jon Kinloch and Paul Rogers each scored 19 points to lead Gonzaga to a 77-72 overtime victory over Sacramento State on Sunday.
Kyle Dixon added 17 points for Gonzaga (11-1), including seven points in overtime. The Bulldogs made 21 of 24 free throws in the game, including all seven attempts in overtime.
Sacramento State (3-11) had a chance to win in regulation, but Adrian Hillman’s turnaround jumper from inside the key fell off the rim to tie the game at 62-62 and force the overtime.
The Hornets trailed 24-8 with 9:20 left in the first half after an 18-2 Gonzaga run, but fought back with a 18-5 run to trail by only three points, at 29-26, with 3:42 to go in the half.
Sacramento State took a 32-31 lead into halftime on Damond Edward’s 3-pointer at the buzzer.
The second have featured 10 lead changes and seven ties.
Edwards led Sacramento State with 17 points. Hillman, Mark Hunter and Michael Boyd each added 16 points for the Hornets.