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Jim Thorpe

Bears rally too late

Morgan State put together a 7-0 run during the final two minutes of play, but two missed free throws by Ali Ameer with 1.4 seconds left allowed Cal Poly to escape with a 62-61 victory Friday at the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational at the Orleans Arena. Kevin Thompson finished with a game-high 23 points in the fifth consecutive loss by the Bears. David Hanson had 17 points for the Mustangs (3-2), who set season highs for 3-pointers (10) and 3-point percentage (.455). Amaurys Fermin and Will Taylor each added 12 points for Cal Poly, which advances to face Mississippi Valley State today at 2 p.m. The Mustangs opened their four-game run at the Las Vegas Invitational with a 42-36...