Vermont defeats Hartford 77-73 in double overtime
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) Sandro Carissimo scored 18 points, making the go-ahead basket in the second overtime to lift Vermont over Hartford 77-73 Sunday night in an America East semifinal.
The spurt continued as Moore turned it over and Vermont took the lead for good, 75-73, on Carissimo's layup with 12 seconds to play.
The Hawks (9-21) then missed a 3-poitner and Luke Apfeld hit two free throws to seal it. Hartford had three of its 12 turnovers in the second overtime period.
Four McGlynn added 16 points, Glass 15 and Apfeld 13 for the second-seeded Catamounts. Vermont plays Stony Brook in the conference championship Monday.
Updated March 4, 2012