Wyoming overcomes Waves in Overtime, 86 to 82

LARAMIE, Wyo.(AP) -- A.J. Davis scored 20 points as Wyoming edged Pepperdine 86-82 in overtime Sunday in the World Vision Basketball Challenge.

The Cowboys (3-4) lost a 13-point second-half lead but outscored the Waves 7-3 in overtime for their lone victory of the tournament.

Tournament MVP Keion Bell scored 28 points for the Waves (3-4), who won the event with victories over Hampton and Monmouth.

The Cowboys led by 11 with 4:49 to play. But Pepperdine tied it on a 3-pointer by Joshua Lowery with 9 seconds left.

Davis' steal and layup with 2:33 left in overtime put the Cowboys in front for good at 83-81.

Thomas Manzano and Adam Waddell scored 15 each for the Cowboys, with Djibril Thiam adding 10.

Jonathan Dupre scored 16 for Pepperdine, followed by Lorne Jackson with 11 and Lowery with 10

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