Jones was 8 of 17 shooting, including 3 for 6 from distance, and went 5 for 6 from the line for the Thunderbirds (4-3). Spurgin shot 9 for 15. Drake Allen added 14 points.
Southern Utah got two free throws from Allen with 4 seconds left to send the game to OT tied at 64. Chappell sank 1 of 2 foul shots with 12 seconds left to knot the score at 74 and force a second OT. Harrison Butler's layup gave the Thunderbirds an 84-82 lead with 1:47 left and they never trailed again.
- Todd Apo
- Ryan Wells
- Anthony Collazo
|Stephen F. Austin||7-4||2||15-9|
|UT Rio Grande Valley||3-8||6||12-12|
|New Mexico State||2-9||7||9-14|