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Lady Eagles win in OT
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The Boyd Lady Broncos were just nine seconds away from picking up their first victory, but the Morrison Lady Eagles and Becca Beaty had other plans.Beaty hit a jumper from the top of the key with 9.3 seconds to go to send the game into overtime and hit the go-ahead shot in extra time to give Morrison a 19-18 victory in OT over the Lady Broncos at J.K. Stanley Gymnasium.Boyd (0-5) battled back from a 10-6 deficit at the end of the third to take the lead late in the fourth quarter. Saylor Hodges tied the game at 11 with a free throw with two minutes to go, then Kayla Taylor added a jumper to give Boyd its first lead at 13-11.The Lady Broncos looked poised to pick up the victory when Morrison had to scramble to get a shot off late, but a loose ball went straight to Beaty at the free-throw line and she buried the jumper to send the game into overtime.In overtime, Beaty got Morrison started with a layup, then Addyson Crouch added a jumper later to make it a four-point game.Brit Brown cut the lead in half with a jumper of her own. Brown then made it a one-point game with a free throw, but it proved to be the last point as Boyd couldn’t get the go-ahead score late.Harley Boyd led Morrison to its second win by scoring eight points as the team improved to 2-3.