Scores

Final OT

Bradley 65

(8-3, 2-1 away)

Virginia Tech 66

(9-2, 7-1 home)

8:00 PM ET, December 22, 2012

Orleans Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada

1 2 OT T
BRAD 35 20 1065
VT 25 30 1166

Top Performers

Bradley: D. Simms-Edwards 15 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Virginia Tech: E. Green 31 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

Virginia Tech 66, Bradley 65

Associated Press

LAS VEGAS -- Erick Green scored a career-high 31 points, including a go-ahead layup off an inbounds turnover with 21 seconds left, to lift Virginia Tech past Bradley 66-65 in overtime Saturday night in the Las Vegas Classic's third round.

Green's the nation's second-leading scorer, also had eight rebounds. He also converted a 3-point play with 26 seconds left after the Braves had led 65-61, cutting the lead to one.

Cadarian Raines had 16 points and nine rebounds for Virginia Tech (9-2).

Dyricus Simms-Edwards led Bradley (8-3) with 15 points and seven rebounds.

Trailing 66-65, Bradley's Walt Lemon Jr. (nine points) missed two potential go-ahead free throws with 11 seconds left. The Braves got the ball after the Hokies knocked it out of bounds at the :07 mark.

On the inbounds, Lemon Jr. drove around the right side and missed the potential winning basket with :02 left

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Team Stat Comparison

 
BRAD
VT
Points 65 66
FG Made-Attempted 23-63 (.365) 23-56 (.411)
3P Made-Attempted 8-23 (.348) 4-16 (.250)
FT Made-Attempted 11-18 (.611) 16-25 (.640)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
Largest Lead 13 2

2012-13 Season

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