CORAL GABLES (AP) — Jarrell Eddie scored 24 points to lead Virginia Tech to a 61-60 overtime victory against Miami in the opening ACC game for both teams on Sunday.
Eddie hit a jumper with 19 seconds remaining in overtime to break a 59-59 tie for the Hokies (7-3). Garrius Adams converted the first of two free throws for the Hurricanes (5-5) with seven seconds left but missed the second.READ MORE: Activists To Hold 'Down With The Chains' Rally At Bayfront Park Saturday
Eddie’s corner 3-pointer with 46 seconds remaining in regulation tied it at 56. Miami had a chance to re-take the lead but Davon Reed’s 3-point attempt with 14 seconds left failed to hit the rim and went out of bounds. Virginia Tech’s Joey Van Zegeren made a short bank shot with .03 seconds left for the chance to win in regulation, but it was ruled after the buzzer.READ MORE: Gov. DeSantis, Other Republican 2024 Prospects Target Public Health Officials With Political Attacks
Adams scored 14 points to lead Miami and James Kelly finished with 12.
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