UMBC Beats Mount St. Mary’s 90-84 In OT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Rodney Elliott scored 26 points and led UMBC to a second-half comeback and victory against Mount St. Mary’s in overtime, 90-84 on Sunday.

Joey Getz made a layup with 11 seconds remaining in regulation for the Retrievers (2-2) and a missed 3-pointer by Mount St. Mary’s Will Miller sent the game into overtime.  UMBC had recovered from a four-point deficit in the final 36 seconds with a layup by Elliot and Getz’s layup shortly after.

The Retrievers trailed by 14 points at the half and didn’t get close to Mount St. Mary’s until 2:14 remained in regulation, when UMBC closed on a 14-3 run to tie up the game.

The Mountaineers (0-4) made the first two points in overtime, but UMBC responded with seven-consecutive points.  Mount St. Mary’s was unable to regain the lead. Julian Norfleet scored a game-high 28 points for the Mountaineers.

(Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


More From CBS Baltimore

Track Weather On The Go With Our App!
Your Podcast Network

Listen Live