Utah Valley St. 86, Troy 82

December 8, 2012

Holton Hunsaker scored 32 points, including a tying 3-pointer near the end of the first overtime, to lead Utah Valley to an 86-82 double-overtime victory over Troy.

The Wolverines (5-6) also got double-figure scoring from Ben Aird (18 points, 11 rebounds), Jason Johnson (16 points) and Alfonzo Hubbard (11). It was Hubbard who followed Hunsaker's missed 3-pointer at the end of regulation and scored inside at the buzzer, tying it 66-66.

In the first overtime, Hunsaker atoned for that earlier miss with a tying 3-pointer to make it 73-all. In the second overtime, the score tied 79-79, Hubbard converted a 3-point play and Hunsaker drained the last of his five 3-pointers for an 85-79 cushion.

For Troy (4-6), six players, including all five starters, scored in double figures. Ray Chambers had 17 points.


Hunsaker, who played 48 of 50 minutes, shot 11 for 18 and committed just four turnovers.