Scores

Final 2OT

Hampton 75

(7-8, 2-1 MEAC)

Florida A&M 76

(4-10, 2-1 MEAC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 12, 2009

    1 2 OT 2OT T
    HAMP 40 18 6 1175
    FAMU 30 28 6 1276

    Top Performers

    Hampton: V. Simpson 26 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast

    Florida A&M: J. Ballard 17 Pts, 3 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl

    Florida A&,M 76, Hampton 75

    Associated Press

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Lamar Twitty hit a jump shot with 3 seconds left in the second overtime to give Florida A&M a 76-75 win over Hampton on Monday night.

    Florida A&M (4-10, 2-1 Mid-Eastern Conference) led 74-68 in the second overtime before the Pirates (7-8, 2-1 took a 75-74 lead thanks to five points from Vincent Simpson and Kwame Morgan's put-back off a Simpson miss.

    After trailing by as many as 11 in the second half, the Rattlers tied the score at 58 on a Brandon Bryant's 3-pointer with 1:09 left.

    Florida A&M had a chance to take the lead, but Joe Ballard's 3-pointer was off the mark. Hampton then had a chance to win, but Simpson missed his long 3-point attempt with time running out.

    Simpson led all scorers with 26 points.

    Ballard and Dale Hughes led the Rattlers with 17 points each.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HAMP
    FAMU
    Points 75 76
    FG Made-Attempted 31-65 (.477) 27-61 (.443)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-24 (.375) 12-25 (.480)
    FT Made-Attempted 4-8 (.500) 10-16 (.625)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 7

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