JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) Ty Cockfield hit the free throws that forced a second overtime and scored nine of his 34 points in the second OT to help Arkansas State get past Florida Atlantic 75-71 on Friday night.
The Red Wolves (4-6) trailed by five with 2 1/2 minutes left in the first overtime but closed the period with a 5-0 run capped by Cockfield's pair of free throws with one second left.
Cockfield scored the opening basket of the second overtime and gave Arkansas State the lead for good at 70-68 with 58 seconds left. The Red Wolves pushed the lead to five, Michael Forrest's 3-pointer for FAU cut the deficit back to two and Cockfield iced the victory with a pair of free throws to cap the scoring with seven seconds left.