Nassau, Bahamas -- The Youngstown State men's basketball team trailed by 14 with just over two minutes remaining and used a big run to nearly make a spectacular comeback, but fell to the CTG Knights, 93-90, on Monday evening at the Kendall Isaac Gymnasium.
Senior Bobby Hain led the Penguins with his second double-double of the tournament with 21 points and 12 rebounds.
Traling 89-75 with 2:20 remaining, the Penguins used a 15-4 run to close the gap, but ran out of time.
Hain hit two free-throws and a jumper and Morse added another jumper to trim the deficit to eight, 89-81, with 1:23 left.
After CTG made two free throws to extend the lead back to 10, 91-81, Andrews drained a 3-pointer to get within seven, 91-84, and made a jumper to get within seven for the second time, 93-86, with 27 seconds left.
Morse split a pair of free throws to get the deficit to six, and, after a missed 3-pointer, Andrews picked up a steal and found Morse who banked in a 3-pointer before time expired.
The Penguins shot 48 percent from the field and made seven 3-pointers, but went just 7-of-19 from the free-throw line. CTG shot 47 percent from the field and made nine 3-pointers and went 18-of-28 from the line.
The Penguins close out the 2015 Summer of Thunder Tournament when they face the Real Deal Shockers, Tuesday, at 7 p.m.