SAN DIEGO -- Stephen Hicks had 20 points and Stephen Maxwell 19 to help Cal State Northridge defeat Siena with a 68-64 victory Friday night in the NUCDF Basketball Challenge at the Jenny Craig Pavilion in San Diego.
Hicks and Maxwell each had 10 rebounds. Josh Greene added 11 points for the Matadors (4-0) who led at halftime 34-31.
Hymes made a pair of free throws with 3:07 remaining to give Siena a 58-57 lead, but that's as close as the game would get.
Following a Siena turnover, Greene made a 3-point shot that put Cal State Northridge on top for good with 1:45 remaining.