Cowboys Come Up Short As Cal State Northridge Ekes Out 74-71 Win

Dec. 7, 2000

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Marco McCain sank two free throws with five seconds leftto give Cal State Northridge a 74-71 win Thursday over Wyoming, the Cowboysfirst loss of the season.

It was the sixth time in eight games that Cal State Northridge (5-3) gainedvictories with plays in the final minute or in overtime play.

Brian Heinle led the Matadors with 17 points and seven rebounds. JohnBurrell added 13 points and six rebounds. Markus Carr had 15 assists.

Marcus Bailey had 25 points and nine rebounds for Wyoming (4-1). RonellMingo added 14 points and seven rebounds, while Josh Davis had 12 points andeight rebounds.