#SummitMBB Scoreboard (Nov. 21)

South Dakota State's Jake Bittle (Photo by Inertia Sports Media)
South Dakota State's Jake Bittle (Photo by Inertia Sports Media)

Georgia Tech 78, Fort Wayne 69
ATLANTA (AP) — Demarco Cox had 15 points and seven rebounds Georgia Tech improved to 3-0 for the third straight season with a 78-69 victory over IPFW on Friday night.

Marcus Georges-Hunt scored 13 points, including a key 3-pointer late that helped the Jackets shake the visitors from the Summit League. Quinton Stephens had 13 points and 10 rebounds.

Big man Steve Forbes led IPFW (0-3) with 17 points and 10 rebounds, though he was held to 6-for-16 shooting from the floor. Mo Evans chipped in 16 points, including three 3-pointers.

Clinging to a one-point lead with 7:02 to play, Georgia Tech put together a 12-1 run to take control of the back-and-forth affair. Stephens — who also made clutch baskets in Georgia Tech's season-opening victory over Georgia — had two jumpers during the decisive stretch, which gave the Jackets a 70-58 lead with 3:53 to play.

Sam Houston State 93, South Dakota 85 (3OT)
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) -- DeMarcus Gatlin scored five points in the third overtime to lift Sam Houston State to a 93-85 victory over South Dakota at the Coaches Versus Cancer Tournament on Friday night.

Gatlin, who finished with 18 points, nailed a 3-point jumper with two seconds remaining in the first overtime to tie the game at 74 and send it into a second overtime.

Tyler Larson scored South Dakota's last six points of regulation, and made a three-point play with 9 seconds remaining to tie the game at 65. Larson finished with 17 points and 13 rebounds. The Bearkats had a 64-59 lead with 54 seconds left in regulation but they could not stop Larson.

Marcus Burwell had 14 points and Jamal Williams added 13 for Sam Houston State (2-1).

Brandon Bos scored 21 points and Tre Burnette had 13 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Coyotes (0-3).

North Dakota State 68, Kennesaw State 55
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Paul Miller had 17 points, including three 3-pointers, to lead North Dakota State to a 68-55 win over Kennesaw State on Friday night.

Chris Kading finished with 12 points and four rebounds and both Kory Brown and Lawrence Alexander chipped in 11 for the Bison (1-2). The team shot 41 percent from three and won the rebounding battle 35-26.

Nigel Pruitt had 20 points and four rebounds, 18 of his points coming from 3-pointers. Willy Kouassi added 10 points, five assists, four rebounds and three blocks for the Owls (0-4).

A.J. Jacobson hit a 3-pointer for North Dakota State to go up 42-19 to start the second half, then Kennesaw State scored 36 of the next 46 to take a 55-52 lead with 7:34 remaining. Kennesaw then proceeded to finish the game 0-of-12 shooting, leaving the door open for the Bison to close out, scoring the last 16 points.

South Dakota State 74, North Dakota 72
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Jake Bittle converted a three-point play with five seconds left and South Dakota State held on to beat North Dakota 74-72 on Friday night.

Bittle was fouled on the shot, and made the ensuing free throw to give the Jackrabbits a 3-point lead. Anders Broman immediately fouled North Dakota's Estan Tyler, who made one of two free throws. South Dakota State grabbed the rebound with 4 seconds left and ran out the clock.

North Dakota led 64-54 with 4:57 to play. The Jackrabbits answered with an 11-1 run, capped by Bittle's 3-pointer, to tie it at 65 with 2:48 remaining.

Deondre Parks scored 19 points on 7-of-10 shooting. Cody Larson had 15 points and Bittle finished with 12 to lead South Dakota State (1-2).

Jaron Nash scored 18 points, Estan Tyler had 17 and Chad Calcaterra chipped in 13 for North Dakota (1-2).

Oregon State 55, Oral Roberts 42
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Gary Payton II scored 10 points and had four steals to lead Oregon State to a 55-42 victory over Oral Roberts on Friday night.

Olaf Shaftenaar added 12 points for the Beavers (3-0), who took control in the second half.

Bobby Word had 11 points for the Golden Eagles (1-2) while Korey Billbury added 10.

Oral Roberts started off cold, and the Golden Eagles finally scored with a Billbury layup at the 13:38 mark, when they trailed 10-2. That basket started a 15-3 run by the Golden Eagles, who took a 15-13 lead on a Word 3-pointer with 6:11 left in the half.

Oral Roberts led 20-18 at the break, despite shooting 16.7 percent but going 13 of 18 from the free throw line.

The Beavers went on a 12-0 run to open the second half. A Malcolm Duvivier to Payton alley-oop dunk made the score 30-20 with 15:51 remaining.