Bozeman, MT (Sports Network) - Paul Egwuonwu recorded a double-double with 19 points and 12 rebounds as the Montana State Bobcats defeated the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks, 83-79, in Big Sky Conference overtime action at Worthington Arena.
Antonio Biglow chipped in a team-high 27 points and seven steals for the Bobcats (12-16, 4-12 BSC). Flavien Davis was one-rebound shy of a double- double with 18 points. Christian Moon added 11 points.
For the Lumberjacks (11-19, 8-11), Gabe Rogers scored a game-high 29 points. Stallon Saldivar chipped in 14 points, six boards, and five assists. Max Jacobsen had 12 points and six rebounds.
In the first half, NAU knocked down 13-of-24 from the floor and 5-of-13 from long-range. MSU made 18-of-30 field goal tries including 6-of-12 beyond the arc, en route to a 47-35 advantage at the break.
In the second half, MSU led NAU 73-71 with 30 seconds remaining but Rogers nailed two free-throws with 17 seconds left to force overtime.
MSU scored the first four points in overtime and made 4-of-4 from the free- throw line in the last 20 seconds to seal the win.