Scores

Final

N Arizona 70

(9-13, 6-5 Big Sky)

Sacramento St 87

(9-11, 5-6 Big Sky)

    10:05 PM ET, February 6, 2014

    The Nest, Sacramento, California

    1 2 T
    NAU 34 3670
    SAC 41 4687

    Top Performers

    Northern Arizona: G. Bewernick 13 Pts, 4 Reb

    Sacramento St: M. McKinney 26 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Sacramento State tops Northern Arizona 87-70

    Associated Press

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Mikh McKinney scored 26 points Thursday night as Sacramento State beat Northern Arizona 87-70 to win their fourth straight game.

    The Hornets (9-11, 5-6 Big Sky) opened with a 16-4 run capped by a 3-pointer by Dreon Barlett. Northern Arizona closed to within five on a 9-2 run, but McKinney's jumper kicked off a 13-2 run, and the Hornets led 41-34 at halftime.

    Sacramento State opened the second half with a 12-2 run. Gaellan Bewernick sparked an 8-0 Lumberjacks run, cutting the lead to 10, and Aaseem Dixon made it a six-point game with a layup. But McKinney hit a trey and Barlett a jumper and a trey, and the Hornets held off the charge.

    Zach Mills and Barlett scored 15 each and Sacramento state shot 53.5 percent from the floor and 50 percent from 3-point range.

    Dixon led the Lumberjacks with 14, Bewernick scored 13, and Quiton Upshur 12.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NAU
    SAC
    Points 70 87
    FG Made-Attempted 23-43 (.535) 29-49 (.592)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-10 (.200) 8-16 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 22-35 (.629) 21-29 (.724)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 27 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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