Julian Norfleet's 3-point attempt at the buzzer was off the mark as Mount St.Mary's fell at Quinnipiac, 69-66, in overtime at Thursday night.
The Bobcats (11-9, 4-5 Northeast Conference) rallied from a 15-point halftime deficit. Quinnipiac used a 22-6 run to open the second half and take a 50-49 lead with nine minutes left.
The Mount (4-16, 2-7) tied the game at 57 with 3:08 left after a steal by Kelvin Parker.
After Quinnipiac went up 60-57, Norfleet scored to cut the deficit to one with 1:50 left.
The Bobcats' Dave Johnson made one of two at the line with 13.4 seconds left for a 61-59 lead, but Parker made a shot in the lane with 2.4 seconds left to force overtime.
Quinnipiac scored the first four points of the extra session. Ousmane Drame scored on a putback with 20.6 seconds left for a 69-66 lead.
The Mount called timeout with 5.6seconds left and ran a play for Norfleet, who missed a 3-point attempt from the top of the key.
Norfleet scored 22 points to lead the Mount. Parker matched a career high with 16 points.
Azotam led the Bobcats with 20 points.
Lehigh 71, Navy 60: The visiting Midshipmen (3-17, 0-6 Patriot League) lost their 13th straight game. The Mountain Hawks improved to 16-6, 4-2.
George Mason 78, Towson 54: The visiting Tigers (12-7, 3-5 Colonial Athletic Association) hung with the Patriots (10-9, 4-4) in the first half, but Mason pulled away in the second half, leading by as many as 26 points.
Krysta Parnell and Krystin Fields each scored 13 points for Towson, which has lost five of its past seven games.
The 13th lead change came with 18:51 left in the second half. Mason's Rahneeka Saunders made a jumper for a 32-31 lead, and the Patriots never trailed again. Amber Easter had 21 points, and Taleia Moton added 20 for Mason.Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun