Northern Arizona vs Idaho State

N. Arizona 60, Idaho St. 55


POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) - Gabe Rogers scored 22 points and DeWayne Russell had 19 as Northern Arizona defeated Idaho State 60-55 Saturday night.

It snapped a four-game losing streak for the Lumberjacks and was their first regular-season road victory in the Big Sky Conference since beating Sacramento State in 2011 - a span of 13 games.

Northern Arizona (6-12, 3-5 Big Sky) broke a 45-45 tie when Russell scored five points to give them a 50-46 lead with 5:55 remaining.

Idaho State (4-13, 3-5) pulled within 52-51 with 2:13 left on Andre Hatchett's basket, but he missed the ensuing free throw.

NAU then pulled away as Jordyn Martin had a basket and two free throws during a 6-0 burst.

Tomas Sanchez led Idaho State with 12 points while Hatchett and Melvin Morgan each had 11.

NAU got 14 rebounds from Gaellan Bewernick and outrebounded the Bengals 36-27.

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Northern Arizona Lumberjacks
G. Bewernick, F351-22-514114
M. Jacobsen, F120-40-03020
S. Saldivar, G382-41-14416
G. Rogers, G357-174-432122
D. Russell, G277-122-311519
J. Martin241-22-25034
M. Dunn151-20-01242
E. Ekanem80-20-00020
B. Hamilton60-13-41013
Totals 19-4614-1936102060
Idaho State Bengals
C. Hansen, F352-94-66229
A. Hatchett, F354-103-553311
A. Preh, C101-20-01012
T. Sanchez, G365-101-322412
M. Morgan, G325-110-141311
N. Walters212-42-33016
N. Ezenwa121-20-02042
S. Baldwin110-12-21002
D. Kostur80-00-01020
Totals 20-4912-202782055
Big Sky
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
E. Wash.14-426-974
Sac. State13-521-12142
N. Arizona13-523-15166
N. Colo.10-815-15246
Portland St.9-915-14225
Weber St.8-1013-17261
So. Utah7-1110-19307
North Dakota4-148-22310
Idaho St.4-147-23343
Montana St.4-147-23324
Other games
MIZZ 52 Final
FLA 83
KAN 64 Final
TEX 59
ARIZ 71 Final
OKLA 60 Final
KSU 69
SYR 70 Final
LOU 68
ORE 76 Final
CREI 64 Final
OHST 56 Final
VCU 90 Final
DUQ 63
MU 69 Final
SDSU 45 Final
WYO 58
RUT 66 Final
ND 69
GONZ 63 Final