JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) Jamel Fuentes' steal set up Thomas Malik for the go-ahead floater with 34 seconds left in overtime, and Norfolk State beat St. Francis (NY) 72-70 in the Barclays Center Classic at Saint Peter's on Friday night.
Malik's basket made it 71-70 and Norfolk State (3-3) got a stop on Brent Jones' missed 3-pointer with 13 seconds left.
St. Francis (0-5) sent Malik to the line where he made 1 of 2, and Tyreek Jewell missed on a last-second attempt to tie the game.
Malik scored 21 points on 8-of-10 shooting, Short added 19 points, and RaShid Gaston and D'Shon Taylor had 14 apiece. Gaston also had 10 rebounds.
Jones made a 3 in the final minute of regulation to force overtime.