SACRAMENTO, CA - Andre Winston scored only six points but he had Portland State's last four on free throws as the Vikings ended a 20-game road losing streak with a 68-64 overtime victory over Sacramento State on Thursday night.
Dylan Garrity's basket got the Hornets (5-9, 1-4 Big Sky) within three with 10 seconds left before Winston was fouled with 4 seconds remaining.
The game ended on a missed 3-pointer by the Hornets, indicative of their long-range futility. The Hornets missed all 14 3-point attempts, bringing to an end a stretch of 561 consecutive games covering over 20 years with at least one 3-pointer.
Sacramento's Cody Demps scored with 4 seconds left to send the game into overtime.
Tim Douglas led PSU (7-7, 2-3) with 13 points. Gary Winston and Kyle Richardson scored 12 each. Richardson had 10 rebounds.
Sacramento's Mikh McKinney's scored 18 points. Eric Stuteville added 11 and Jordan Salley 10.
The Associated Press