Menzies, Powell help Seattle beat ULM 81-75 in OT
CHENEY, Wash. (AP) Aaron Menzies scored 35 points and William Powell added 22 – both career highs – to help Seattle beat Louisiana-Monroe 81-75 in overtime on Monday night.
Menzies made 12 of 15 from the field, 11 of 14 free throws and had 11 rebounds while Powell made 12 of 12 foul shots and grabbed 10 boards. Brendan Westendorf added 11 points for Seattle.
Emmanuel Chibuogwu hit a 3, Menzies made a layup and Zachary Moore buried a 3-pointer in an 8-2 run to open overtime and Seattle (2-2) led the rest of the way.
Nick Coppola made 1 of 2 free throws to pull the Warhawks (1-3) within 74-70 with 55 seconds left, but Powell and Menzies combined to make 7 of 8 foul shots from there to seal it.
Travis Munnings had 18 points, 11 rebounds, five assists and two steals for ULM. Coppola added 13 points and nine assists.