Quantcast

No. 17 Tigers Pull Out 70-63 Win Over Gorillas - KOAM TV 7

Courtesy: PSU Sports Information

No. 17 Tigers Pull Out 70-63 Win Over Gorillas

Updated:

PITTSBURG — Moses Dayee hit a guarded 3-pointer with 29 seconds remaining to spark No. 17 Fort Hays State to a 70-63 over Pitt State Wednesday (Feb. 23) at John Lance Arena.

The Tigers (22-5, 16-5 MIAA) led 65-63 in the game's final minute before Dayee hit his baseline jumper with the shot clock winding down. The Gorillas (13-12, 9-12 MIAA) missed on the other end of the floor and Dayee then made two free throws with 16 seconds left to seal the victory.

FHSU led by 11 points, at 61-50, with 7:29 remaining before Pitt State tried to rally down the stretch. Eric Ray, who led all scorers with 19 points, hit a 3-pointer with 52 seconds to draw the Gorillas within two points at 65-63.

Ken Bowman led the Tigers with 17 points, while Dominique Jones and Dayee added 13 apiece. Dijon Smith finished with six points, nine rebounds and three blocked shots.

Andra Bailey had nine points, 13 rebounds, four assists, two blocked shots and four steals for the Gorillas, while Chris Ware added 10 points and seven rebounds.

Pitt State shot just 35.5 percent from the floor (22 of 62) in the game.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Precious Moments Lighting Ceremony

    Precious Moments Lighting Ceremony

    Friday, November 24 2017 11:02 PM EST2017-11-25 04:02:30 GMT

    Melina Chaplin is a Kansas City mom who's been creating some precious moments with her daughters at the Precious Moments Chapel. 

    More >>

    Melina Chaplin is a Kansas City mom who's been creating some precious moments with her daughters at the Precious Moments Chapel. 

    More >>
  • Small Businesses Prepare For Small Business Saturday

    Small Businesses Prepare For Small Business Saturday

    Friday, November 24 2017 6:49 PM EST2017-11-24 23:49:19 GMT
    Paris Skaggs of Blues Bike Company checks over a bike that is going to be on sale for their Small Business Saturday. He says he feels like getting a bike from their small business is a more customized way to purchase a bike. "We can really cater to a rider and get a bike set up that's really fit for them. You know, no two people wear the same shoe"  And with Cyber Monday following Small Business Saturday, one store sets their prices accordingly. "We try really hard...More >>
    Paris Skaggs of Blues Bike Company checks over a bike that is going to be on sale for their Small Business Saturday. He says he feels like getting a bike from their small business is a more customized way to purchase a bike. "We can really cater to a rider and get a bike set up that's really fit for them. You know, no two people wear the same shoe"  And with Cyber Monday following Small Business Saturday, one store sets their prices accordingly. "We try really hard...More >>
  • Attempted Aggravated Arson

    Attempted Aggravated Arson

    Friday, November 24 2017 5:17 PM EST2017-11-24 22:17:53 GMT
    Pittsburg Police investigate an attempted aggravated arson. Officers responded to a home in the 300 block of North Miles Street at 7:42 pm on Thursday (11/23). They say the resident reported a Molotov cocktail was thrown at the side of her home. Officers say they learned the suspects lit a cloth on fire that was stuck in a glass alcohol bottle and threw the bottle at the front of the home. The fire went out before the bottle hit the home. No damage was done. Police are asking for in...More >>
    Pittsburg Police investigate an attempted aggravated arson. Officers responded to a home in the 300 block of North Miles Street at 7:42 pm on Thursday (11/23). They say the resident reported a Molotov cocktail was thrown at the side of her home. Officers say they learned the suspects lit a cloth on fire that was stuck in a glass alcohol bottle and threw the bottle at the front of the home. The fire went out before the bottle hit the home. No damage was done. Police are asking for in...More >>
Powered by Frankly

KOAM - Licensed to Pittsburg, Kansas
Send tips, ideas and press releases to: tips@koamtv.com
Send newsroom questions or comments to: comments@koamtv.com
Phone: (417) 624-0233 or (620) 231-0400
Web comments or questions: webmaster@koamtv.com
Newsroom Fax: (417) 624-3158

Powered by WorldNow All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KOAM. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.