CHENEY, Wash. (AP) Ty Gibson's 3-pointer with 3:58 remaining in overtime put Eastern Washington up for good and the Eagles got their first win of the season with an 87-80 victory over UMKC on Saturday.
Eastern Washington's Jesse Hunt buried a 3-pointer at the buzzer to end regulation and force the extra session, tying it at 69-all. Rob Whitfield made a pair of free throws with 10 seconds to go to give UMKC (0-5) a 69-66 lead.
Hunt posted a career-high 32 points on 12-of-16 shooting and tied a career high with 11 rebounds. Hunt's previous career high for points was 16 on three different occasions. Gibson finished with 16 points and Jack Perry scored 11.