Hawaii beats Colorado 70-62 in OT at Diamond Head Classic
Purchase hit a 3-pointer to tie it at 54 and Brocke Stepteau made a driving layup on their next possession to give Hawaii a lead with 32 seconds left in regulation. McKinley Wright IV answered with a jumper, but missed the chance at a 3-point play and Purchase was off on a 3-point attempt before the buzzer.
Stepteau opened the scoring in the extra session with a 3-pointer and capped it with two free throws with eight seconds left in Hawaii’s first overtime game of the season. Colorado only made one field goal in overtime.
Eddie Stansberry chipped in with 18 points for Hawaii (7-5) and Stepteau finished with 13.
Neither team had a double-digit lead.