MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Freshman Kiera Robinson scored five of her career-high 17 points in overtime Friday, leading NAIA No. 21 Xavier University of Louisiana to a 74-71 women's basketball victory against Auburn Montgomery.
It was the fifth consecutive victory for the Gold Nuggets (8-2), and Bo Browder earned his 400th victory as a head coach at 4-year colleges. Browder is 398-144 in 17 seasons at Xavier. He was 2-8 as interim coach at Evansville in 1995-96. His overall total is 400-152.
Robinson scored a pair of baskets in a 5-0 run to begin overtime and give Xavier the lead for good. The 6-foot forward was 8-of-11 from the floor and grabbed six rebounds.
AUM (6-3), which led 37-35 at halftime and 59-52 with 8 1/2 minutes remaining in the fourth quarter, missed 3-pointers at the end of regulation and overtime.