Webb, North Dakota edge Texas-Pan American 63-59
CHICAGO (AP) Jamal Webb's 19 points included the go-ahead basket with 1:24 left in North Dakota's 63-59 victory over Texas-Pan American in the Great West semifinals Friday.
The second-seeded Sioux (16-14) will try to repeat as tournament champions when they play fourth-seeded NJIT on Saturday.
Trailing 23-17, the Broncs unleashed a 22-0 run that gave them a 39-23 lead early in the second half.
Texas-Pan American was up 44-36 when North Dakota replied with a 16-0 spurt, holding the Broncs scoreless for 7:23.
UTPA edged ahead 57-54 with 2:37 left, but Webb hit the next two baskets, and North Dakota led the rest of the way.
Updated March 9, 2012