BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- Javante Maynor had 17 points including four 3-pointers and Cal State Bakersfield snuck past Nebraska-Omaha 84-79 on Saturday night.
Cal State Bakersfield (7-13) hit a barrage of 3-pointers, knocking down 11 of them while shooting 53.8 percent from the field overall. The Roadrunners led 39-24 at halftime thanks to a 27-13 run to begin the game capped off by back-to-back 3-pointers from Maynor with 6:07 remaining in the first half.Brandon Barnes had 16 points and nine rebounds for Cal State Bakersfield and teammate Tyrone White chipped in with 16 points and four assists.Cal State Bakersfield had 18 assists as a team and was 17 of 26 from the free-throw line.The Mavericks (5-16) had five players in double figures with John Karhoff and Justin Simmons each scoring 14 points. C.J. Carter scored 13 points, Alex Phillips had 11 and Alex Welhouse added 10 points.