(Evansville, IN) - The Evansville Aces remained perfect at home in conference play by outlasting the Drake Bulldogs 84-78 in overtime at Ford Center in Evansville.
Colt Ryan tied the game in regulation with a 3-pointer and made all 10 of his free throw attempts in the extra period.
Ryan led all scorers with 33 points and Ned Cox added 21 points and six assists for the Aces.
Ben Simons had had 27 points for the Bulldogs, who fall to 11-13 overall, 5-8 in the Missouri Valley Conference, and play Wednesday at the Wichita State Shockers.
The Aces are 14-11 overall, tied for second in the conference with a 7-6 record, and play the Southern Illinois Salukis Wednesday night.
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