Williams has key 3s as TCU tops Kansas State 86-80 in OT
eb 1, 2017; Manhattan, KS, USA; Kansas State Wildcats forward Dean Wade (32) has the ball stolen by TCU Horned Frogs forward JD Miller (15) during first-half action at Fred Bramlage Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Scott Sewell-USA TODAY Sports
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — JD Miller scored 18 points, Vladimir Brodziansky had 17 and Kenrich Williams hit two 3-pointers in overtime as TCU defeated Kansas State 86-80 on Wednesday night.
Williams opened the overtime scoring with a 3-pointer and his big shot with 1:48 to play after a trey by KSU’s Xavier Sneed made it 83-77 with 1:48 to play.
The Wildcats closed it to 3 with 25 seconds to go after Wesley Iwundu had a dunk and made 1 of 2 free throws on the next possession but Alex Robinson made two free throws at 15 seconds and after a KSU missed, Jaylen Fisher made a free throw with six seconds left.
Robinson and Fisher had 12 points each for the Horned Frogs (15-7, 4-5 Big 12) and Williams had 11 and 10 rebounds.
Kamau Stokes had 21 points and Sneed 19 for the Wildcats (15-7, 4-5).
Brodziansky’s jumper with 25 seconds left in regulation tied the game at 73 and then he blocked a shot but Stokes, who got the ball back but couldn’t get a last shot to fall.
TCU: The win by TCU breaks a four game losing streak for the Horned Frogs.
Kansas State: The Wildcats are now on a season high-three game losing streak after Wednesday’s loss.