LORETTO, Pa. -- — Elyjah Williams had a career-high 28 points and Fairleigh Dickinson overcame a 17-point second-half deficit to beat St. Francis (Pa.) 94-92 in overtime on Tuesday night.
The Knights trailed 53-36 with 16:28 to play, but took their first lead with about two minutes remaining. Maxwell Land hit a jumper with 1:08 remaining for the Red Flash to force overtime tied at 80.
The Knights jumper out to a five-point lead in overtime and held on for the win.
Jahlil Jenkins had 17 points for Fairleigh Dickinson (3-8, 2/3 Northeast Conference). Brandon Powell added 11 points and six rebounds. John Square Jr. had 10 points. Joe Munden Jr. had 10 points and 10 rebounds.
The 94 points were a season best for Fairleigh Dickinson.
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