Bucknell upsets Vanderbilt 75-72, Thomas scored 17 - WSMV Channel 4

Bucknell upsets Vanderbilt 75-72, Thomas scored 17

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By CHIP CIRILLO
Sports Writer

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Zach Thomas scored 17 points and Stephen Brown and Nana Foulland both added 15 to lead Bucknell in a 75-72 upset of Vanderbilt in the campus portion of the Las Vegas Invitational on Monday night.

Bucknell's last win over a Southeastern Conference team was a 59-55 victory over Arkansas in the 2006 NCAA Tournament.

Vanderbilt's Matthew Fisher-Davis scored 23 points, including a 3-pointer that tied the game at 65-all with 3:38 left.

He had a chance to send the game into overtime, but made only 2 of 3 foul shots with 5.2 seconds left, narrowing Bucknell's lead to 73-72. Fisher-Davis finished 4 of 7 from 3-point range.

Kimball Mackenzie added two foul shots for Bucknell with 4.1 seconds left.

Foulland grabbed 12 rebounds.

Luke Kornet scored 19 points and Riley LaChance had 10 points and six assists for Vanderbilt (2-2).

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