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Boeheim's Army survives GaelNation in double overtime, 106-100

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PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WBNG) -- What seemed like an easy win for Boeheim's Army suddenly turned into one of the most exciting games of The Basketball Tournament. Boeheim's Army managed to escape in double overtime, 106-100.

Leading 51-36 at the half, Boeheim's Army and its large contingency of fans thought this one was all but over.

But GaelNation thought otherwise.

The team made up of Iona alumni managed to storm back and force not one, but two extra periods.

Donte Greene netted a team-high 32 points for Boeheim's Army.

Other Boeheim's Army totals:

  • C.J. Fair - 6 points, 7 rebounds
  • Rick Jackson - 11 points, 12 rebounds
  • Eric Devendorf - 23 points, 10 rebounds
  • Brandon Triche - 13 points, 5 assists
  • Trevor Cooney - 8 points
  • DaShonte Riley - 5 points
  • John Gillon - 8 points, 4 assists

Boeheim's Army advances to the Super 16 and will play Team Fancy on Thursday, July 20 at 7 p.m. in Brooklyn. The game will be televised on ESPN 2.

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