NIAGARA FALLS,N.Y. — NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. -- Niagara broke a 91-91 tie with fiv straight points in the fourth overtime and went on to defeat Loyola, 98-96, in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference game last night at the Niagara Falls Convention Center.
Kevin Green scored 39 points for Loyola (12-12, 5-8), a record since the school went Division I. Mike Morrison had the old mark at 38 points. Brian Clifford scored 26 Niagara (7-17, 5-10).
Niagara sent the game into overtime when Tony Newsom made a three-pointer with two seconds remaining to tie the score, 65-65. Newsome sole the ball from Kevin Anderson just before taking the shot. Loyola had led by as many as 11 points in the second half.