BIMINI, Bahamas (AP) — Justin Edler-Davis drained two 3-pointers in the final minutes and Jarkel Joiner made a free throw to give Cal State Bakersfield a 73-72 win over San Jose State in the Junkanoo Jam on Saturday.
Trailing 63-53, the Roadrunners scored 20 points in the final 3:45 to take the win. Edler-Davis had 10 of his 14 points in those final minutes.
Joiner was 5 of 9 from distance to total 22 points. He also had five offensive boards. Taze Moore added 12 points with six steals for CSU Bakersfield (2-2). The Roadrunners finished with a school-record 17 steals on the night.
San Jose State (1-3) pulled ahead 52-43 following a Isaiah Nichols layup with 11:37 remaining in the game. The Roadrunners did not retake the lead until Elder-Davis nailed a trey with 1:33 left. He followed with a jumper for a 69-66 advantage.