Oakland falls short to Valparaiso 63-60 in final seconds
5:56 PM, Feb 9, 2014
VALPARAISO, Ind. -- Clay Yeo hit four 3-pointers and his last was the game-winner with 7 seconds left to lift Valparaiso to a 63-60 win Sunday over Oakland.
Bobby Capobianco scored on a three-point play to give Valparaiso a 60-57 lead with 2:25 to remaining. Both teams missed 3-pointers on its next two possessions. Travis Bader then answered for Oakland, draining a trey to tie the game at 60 with 41 seconds to play before Yeo hit the game-winner. Dante Williams, who had made three 3-pointers, missed from beyond the arc with 1 second left for Oakland.
Alec Peters scored 13 points and Yeo 12 for Valparaiso (15-11, 7-4 Horizon League). LaVonte Dority added 11 points and dished out five assists. Capobianco finished with 10 points and nine rebounds.
Bader and Corey Petros each scored 14 points to lead Oakland (9-17, 4-7). Kahlil Felder added 12 for the Grizzlies.