Mount St. Mary's (8-12, 4-3 Northeast Conference) opened the overtime period on a 10-2 run and extended its lead to 85-73 with 48 seconds left.
The Mountaineers had needed an 11-2 run at the end of regulation to force overtime. Sam Prescott's 3-pointer with 6 seconds left pulled the Mountaineers even with Fairleigh Dickinson at 69-69. Sidney Sanders Jr. had a chance to win the game for FDU in the final second, but missed a layup.
Sanders' 3-pointer with 3:46 left in regulation put FDU up 67-58; the Mount outscored FDU 29-15 from there.