Joshua Jones tied the game near the end of regulation, then put
Eastern Kentucky ahead to stay in overtime as the Colonels edged
Indiana State 64-59 Sunday in the Nick Kladis Classic.
Jones hit a jumper with 29 seconds left to tie the game 52-52.
Indiana State got a chance to win in regulation, but Jordan Printy
missed a shot with two seconds left.
Jones sank a 3-pointer with 3:43 left in overtime that put the
Colonels up 56-54, then hit a free throw with 2:17 to play that
broke a 56-56 tie and gave Eastern Kentucky the lead for good. He
finished with nine points.
Devin McDonald led the Colonels with 18 points, and Josh Daniel
Dwayne Lathan scored 16 points for the Sycamores. Myles Walker
had nine points and 10 rebounds.