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Southern Utah's Cameron Oluyitan looks to drive against Northern Arizona in the T'Birds' 80-77 loss to the Lumberjacks at Walkup Skydome in Flagstaff, Ariz., on Monday.

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Bernie Andre had 19 points and eight rebounds, Carlos Hines added 17 points and Northern Arizona beat Southern Utah 80-77 in overtime on Monday.

Andre's layup with 1:36 left in regulation were the final points of the second half. NAU trailed for just 28 seconds in overtime and the game finished with 10 ties and 14 lead changes.

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Ted McCree scored 14 points with four 3-pointers for NAU (6-13, 4-5 Big Sky), which has already topped its win total from last season. The Lumberjacks were held to 38.2 percent shooting (29 of 76), but won the second-chance points 17-8.

Andre Adams had a career-high 21 points, on 8-of-10 shooting, and 10 rebounds and Brandon Better added 18 points with five 3-pointers for Southern Utah (9-9, 4-5). Cameron Oluyitan chipped in with 14 points.

“We didn’t execute when it was time to execute there in the last little stretch,” SUU head coach Todd Simon said in a team release. “They made the plays and we didn’t, and that’s how it goes especially on the road.”