Cowboys Down South Dakota in Overtime
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Larry Nance Jr.’s three-point play with two seconds remaining gave Wyoming a 67-66 overtime victory over South Dakota Saturday night.
Tyler Flack hit a 3-pointer to give South Dakota (3-5) a 66-62 lead with 1:43 remaining in overtime. Nance answered with a dunk, and the game-winning three-point play. Nance scored a game-high 25 points and grabbed nine rebounds. Derek Cooke Jr. did not miss a shot on his way to eight points and a game-high 14 rebounds for Wyoming (7-2).
Josh Adams’ steal and the ensuing 3-pointer by Riley Grabau gave Wyoming a 60-57 lead with 19 seconds to play in regulation. Yet Adams would foul Brandon Bos, who made his first free throw. Adams fouled Bos again after he missed his second free throw. Bos made his next two free throws, sending the game into overtime tied at 60. Bos led South Dakota with 22 points.