NORMAL, Ill. -- Javis Howard hit the only field goal in the extra period as Charleston Southern sneaked by Illinois State 64-62 in overtime on Saturday night.
Phlandrous Fleming Jr and Christian Keeling made three free throws in the final seconds to secure Charleston Southern's fourth straight win. Phil Fayne made three free throws for Illinois State's only points in overtime.
Fayne had hit a jumper to give the Redbirds a 59-57 lead with 3:27 left in regulation. Neither team could score until Christian Keeling drove for a layup with :31 left to tie the game and send it to overtime. The Redbirds' William Tinsley had a clear shot at a 3-pointer in the final seconds of regulation, but failed to connect.
Fleming and Keeling had 13 points apiece for the Buccaneers. Travis McConico added eight with 11 rebounds.
Keyshawn Evans led Illinois State (3-3) with 26 points.
No. 6 Michigan State beats No. 13 Maryland 69-55
Cassius Winston and Kenny Goins scored 14 points each to help No. 6 Michigan State beat No. 13 Maryland 69-55 Monday night with balanced offense and stifling defense.
Hokies' Hill throws down alley-oop slam
Justin Robinson lobs it high to Ahmed Hill who throws down a nice two-handed alley-oop slam.
Little drills deep 3-pointer
Nassir Little uses a sweet ball fake to elude Hokies' defenders and drills a deep 3-pointer.