Houston Baptist beats Northwestern St. 99-93 in OT
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HOUSTON (AP) Darius Lee had 30 points and 10 rebounds as Houston Baptist beat Northwestern State 99-93 in overtime on Saturday night.
Lee made 10 of 11 from the free-throw line, including a pair with about a second left in regulation to make it 84-all and force OT.
Pedro Castro had 19 points and 11 rebounds for Houston Baptist (2-7, 1-0 Southland Conference). Hunter Janacek added 16 points. Za-Ontay Boothman had 13 points.
Northwestern State totaled 47 points in the first half, a season high for the team.
Larry Owens scored a career-high 24 points for the Demons (1-11, 0-1), whose losing streak reached six games. Trenton Massner tied a career high with 22 points and had seven rebounds. Kendal Coleman had four blocks.
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Updated January 3, 2021