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Cal St.-Fullerton 79, Pacific 69, OT

January 5, 1996

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) _ Chuck Overton scored 19 points as Cal State Fullerton rallied to beat Pacific 79-69 in overtime and snap a six-game losing streak Thursday night.

John Williams added 16 points and 13 rebounds for the Titans (2-8, 1-1 Big West).

Fullerton’s only lead in regulation came at the start of the game.

Ali Nayab, who had a career-high 14 points, tied the game 62-all on a 3-pointer with 1:31 to play, and neither team scored again in regulation.

Williams hit the front ends of two free-throw chances in overtime to give Fullerton a 64-62 lead. Chris Dade added a 3-pointer with 3:48 to play as the Titans led 67-62. The Tigers (4-6, 0-2) never got closer than three points again in losing their fifth straight.

Adam Jacobsen led Pacific with 19 points and Corey Anders added 16.

Pacific hit just 11 of 23 free throws, while Fullerton was 23 of 35. The smaller Titans controlled the boards, 47-40.

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