Scores

Final

Utah Valley 79

(14-8, 8-1 WAC)

Grand Canyon 68

(11-11, 6-3 WAC)

    9:00 PM ET, February 6, 2014

    GCU Arena, Phoenix, Arizona

    1 2 T
    UVU 32 4779
    GCU 23 4568

    Top Performers

    Utah Valley: H. Hunsaker 29 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast

    Grand Canyon: K. Larson 24 Pts, 4 Reb

    WAC-leader Utah Valley defeats Grand Canyon 79-68

    Associated Press

    PHOENIX -- Holton Hunsaker scored 29 points, including 12 straight for Utah Valley late in the second half, to keep the Wolverines alone atop the Western Athletic Conference with a 79-68 victory over Grand Canyon on Thursday night.

    Grand Canyon (11-11, 6-3) trailed 32-23 at halftime but rallied from 13 down in the second half to tie the game with 8:40 left. The Wolverines (14-8, 8-1) responded with Hunsaker scoring a dozen consecutive points during a 6-minute span to lead 71-62. Eight Utah Valley free throws in the last 1:26 kept the Antelopes at bay.

    Hunsaker's 29 points were a season high for Utah Valley. Ben Aird and Keawe Enos both added 13 points. Mitch Bruneel scored 11.

    Killian Larson scored 24 points to lead Grand Canyon with Jerome Garrison adding 19 and Daniel Alexander 15.

    Utah Valley made 27 of 29 free throws and Grand Canyon 18 of 22.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UVU
    GCU
    Points 79 68
    FG Made-Attempted 22-44 (.500) 22-50 (.440)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-16 (.500) 6-19 (.316)
    FT Made-Attempted 27-29 (.931) 18-22 (.818)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 21 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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