Butler, Horan Top Youngstown State In OT

Butler, Horan Top Youngstown State In OT

Jan 21, 2004

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) - Bruce Horan made a 3-pointer to force overtime and another to win the game as Butler pulled off a 67-66 victory over Youngstown State in the final seconds Wednesday.

With the Bulldogs (7-9, 3-4 Horizon League) trailing by three points with four seconds left, Horan hit a 3-pointer to tie the game at 56-56.

Horan did it again in overtime, hitting a 3-pointer with 11 seconds left to put Butler ahead 67-66 for its third straight win. Horan finished with nine points on 3-of-5 shooting from long range.

Adam Baumann led the Penguins (4-12, 1-6) with 18 points and 11 rebounds, while Doug Underwood scored 12 and Andy Jahnke had 11.

Duane Lightfoot led Butler with 25 points and Avery Sheets scored 17.