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State college basketball: Loyola Maryland men squander lead, lose to Fairfield, 94-88, in OT

State college basketball: Loyola Maryland men squander lead, lose to Fairfield, 94-88, in OT

Marcus Gilbert scored 27 points with four clutch free throws at the end of overtime to lift host Fairfield past Loyola Maryland, 94-88, Tuesday night.

With the Stags trailing 68-59 with 6:21 to play in regulation, Gilbert scored 10 of his team's 19 points down the stretch. His 3-point play with 14 seconds left tied the game at 78 to force the extra session.

Tyler Nelson hit a 3 off a feed from Gilbert to put Fairfield up 90-86 in with 36 seconds left in overtime. Gilbert then went 4-for-4 from the free-throw line to seal the win. Gilbert finished 10 for 11 from the free-throw line.

Tyler Hubbard's 3 gave the Greyhounds a 59-46 lead with...

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