Scores

Final OT

Akron 65

(1-2, 0-1 away)

Oklahoma State 69

(2-0, 1-0 home)

Coverage: ESPNU/WatchESPN

10:30 AM ET, November 15, 2012

1 2 OT T
AKR 32 29 465
OKST 33 28 869

Top Performers

Akron: B. Walsh 14 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Oklahoma State: M. Smart 14 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast, 4 Stl, 1 Blk

Oklahoma State uses overtime to beat Akron in Puerto Rico

Associated Press

BAYAMON, Puerto Rico -- Phil Forte hit all his free throws after getting fouled while attempting a 3-pointer with 52 seconds left in overtime and Oklahoma State beat Akron 69-65 in the opening round of the Puerto Rico Tipoff on Thursday.

Forte, who was fouled by Chauncey Gilliam, drained three free throws to put the Cowboys up 67-65. Marcus Smart made two more free throws to complete the scoring.

Smart finished with 16 points, Le'Bryan Nash had 18 and Markel Brown 17 for Oklahoma State (2-0).

Brian Walsh had 14 points for Akron (1-2), which failed to convert on the final possession of regulation with the score tied at 61.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
AKR
OKST
Points 65 69
FG Made-Attempted 21-70 (.300) 21-56 (.375)
3P Made-Attempted 8-26 (.308) 4-13 (.308)
FT Made-Attempted 15-23 (.652) 23-28 (.821)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 4 10

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