Gray, No. 21 Cal edge Pacific in OT, 68-66

Reshanda Gray scored 23 points, including the go-ahead basket in

overtime, and grabbed 11 rebounds as No. 21 California held off

Pacific 68-66 Saturday afternoon.

It was Gray’s two free throws with 23 seconds left in regulation

that allowed Cal (6-2) to tie the game. She also grabbed a rebound

with five seconds to go when the Tigers missed a chance to win.

Pacific (4-3) took an early lead in overtime on two Kendall

Kenyon free throws but Cal countered with two from Afure Jemerigbe

before Gray’s tie-breaking jumper as both teams struggled down the

stretch.

Kenyon had a career high 29 points for the Tigers and grabbed 16

rebounds. Madison Parrish added 11 points and eight assists and

KiKi Moore had 10 points, nine rebounds and seven assists.

Eight of Gray’s rebounds were on the offensive end. Brittany

Boyd added 16 points, nine rebounds, five assists and five

steals.