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Cowboys hold off Volunteers

Updated: March 20, 2009, 3:29 PM ET
By Brian Bennett

DAYTON, Ohio -- If you thought the first day of the NCAA tournament was a little drab, welcome to Day 2.

Oklahoma State nipped Tennessee 77-75 on Byron Eaton's 3-point play with 7.2 seconds left.

The Volunteers' Tyler Smith, who converted his own difficult 3-point play seconds before Eaton's, missed a 3-pointer at the buzzer for the win.

Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl hollered at the officials for a foul on the final play, putting a fitting end on a day when both sides argued ...

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