New Jersey Tech vs Cal State Bakersfield

CS Bakersfield 71, NJIT 70


BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) - Donald Johnson scored 15 points and CS Bakersfield edged NJIT 71-70 on Tuesday night.

Mo Hughley tied a career high with 14 points, Tyrone White matched that and Issiah Grayson scored 10 for the Roadrunners (9-9), who shot 53 percent in winning their second in a row.

Isaiah Wilkerson led the Highlanders (6-9) with 24 points. Chris Flores hit four 3-pointers and scored 16, and Lamar Kearse added 13.

The Roadrunners' key was a 13-2 spurt that turned a 57-53 deficit into a 66-59 lead with 4:54 to go. Johnson started the run with a three-point play, and Stephon Carter's steal and fast-break basket gave Bakersfield the lead for good at 58-57.

NJIT got a 3-pointer from Flores to trim the gap to 68-67 with 57 seconds left. Hughley sank one free throw and Grayson two before Flores hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer for the final margin.

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New Jersey Tech
R. Regis, F201-20-01052
I. Wilkerson, G377-177-765224
P. Miller, G282-35-64219
C. Flores, G246-90-033316
R. Woods, G110-10-01020
L. Kearse325-82-341313
G. Frick171-11-22023
A. Ohri141-20-02233
M. Jones120-20-01100
S. Schickel30-00-00010
D. Holiday20-00-00000
Totals 23-4515-1826142270
Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners
T. White, F346-100-122214
A. Young, F82-40-01114
R. Savage, F71-11-21023
I. Grayson, G362-65-624010
S. Carter, G251-42-41224
D. Johnson335-85-780115
Z. Lamb313-50-27427
M. Hughley255-84-842314
I. Matip10-10-00000
Totals 25-4717-3026151371

Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Mex. St.0-09-2104
Grand Canyon0-07-3202
Utah Valley0-07-472
UT-Rio Grande Valley0-06-7279
Chicago St.0-02-12306
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NC 73
CHST 65 Final