Lions beat Rams with 3-pointer
LOYOLA MARYMOUNT 69, COLORADO STATE 66
fort collins» Brandon Brown scored 22 points and drilled the game-winning 3pointer with one second left as Loyola Marymount rallied from a double-digit deficit to beat Colorado State 69-66 on Monday night at Moby Arena.
The Rams led 56-46 after a Che Bob layup with 9:04 remaining. Loyola Marymount chipped away, however, tying the score at 62 on a Brown jumper with 3:55 remaining.
The Lions held a two-point lead when Bob tied the score for the final time with 31 seconds left, setting up Brown’s 3 on the game’s final possession.
Stefan Jovanovic hit 9-of-11 shots and scored 21 points for the Lions (6-3). He had a team-high eight rebounds, while Brown had four assists. Emmanuel Omogbo finished with 15 points to lead the Rams (8-4), while Bob added 14.
Loyola Marymount has won four games in a row, while CSU has lost back-to-back games for the first time this season.