Utah Valley vs New Jersey Tech

NJIT 63, Utah Valley St. 55

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Ryan Woods had 14 points and seven rebounds to lead New Jersey Institute of Technology past Utah Valley 63-55 Saturday in a Great West Conference game.

P.J. Miller scored 13 points and Chris Flores added 12 points and seven assists to help NJIT (14-11, 5-1) sweep Utah Valley (12-14, 2-4) and win its third straight game.

Trailing 37-24 at halftime, Utah Valley got within four points in the second half, 50-46, on Jason Johnson's layup with 6:37 remaining.

NJIT then went on a 13-6 run to put the game away, capped by back-to-back 3-pointers from Flores and Woods to push the Highlanders' lead to 63-52 with 2:08 left to play. The Wolverines did not score another field goal the rest of the way.

NJIT went 7 of 20 from behind the arc while Utah Valley missed all nine of its attempts.

Johnson led the Wolverines with 16 points.

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Utah Valley Wolverines
Z. Jones, F385-84-580014
N. Thompson, F333-50-05446
B. Aird, C372-67-1192411
H. Hunsaker, G341-144-44326
J. Johnson, G326-114-540216
A. Hosley121-50-02012
T. Brown60-10-01000
K. Enos50-20-00000
W. Sinclair30-00-00000
Totals 18-5219-253791355
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New Jersey Tech Highlanders
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S. McCarthy, C112-40-02034
C. Flores, G404-121-147212
P. Miller, G346-111-333213
R. Woods, G345-120-071314
K. Howard272-71-26325
O. Nweke172-31-23125
Q. Bastian134-60-03038
N. Sydnor111-30-00002
Totals 26-584-835162163
 44.8%50% 
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N.J. Tech0-021-12159
 
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