Scores

Final

N Arizona 68

(9-16, 6-9 Big Sky)

N Colorado 76

(8-15, 6-9 Big Sky)

9:00 PM ET, February 14, 2013

Butler-Hancock Hall, Greeley, Colorado

1 2 T
NAU 26 4268
UNCO 35 4176

Top Performers

Northern Arizona: G. Rogers 23 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast

Northern Colorado: T. Svihovec 24 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

N. Colorado 76, N. Arizona 68

Associated Press

GREELEY, Colo. -- Tevin Svihovec scored 24 points on 9-of-13 shooting, dished out four assists and Northern Colorado outlasted Northern Arizona 76-68 on Thursday night.

Derrick Barden had 21 points and six rebounds for Northern Colorado (8-15, 6-9 Big Sky), which shot 56 percent from the field, while teammate Tate Unruh chipped in with 17 points and five steals.

The Bears led 35-26 at halftime but surrendered a 9-0 run by the Lumberjacks capped off by Max Jacobsen's lay-up to tie it at 35 just 1:42 into the second half. Northern Colorado responded with a 14-6 run over the next 6 minutes and didn't look back.

Northern Arizona committed 23 turnovers while the Bears had 14 steals.

Gabe Rogers led Northern Arizona (9-16, 6-9) with 23 points and three rebounds. DeWayne Russell had 15 points on 7-of-11 shooting in 25 minutes off the bench for the Lumberjacks.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NAU
UNCO
Points 68 76
FG Made-Attempted 27-48 (.563) 28-50 (.560)
3P Made-Attempted 5-14 (.357) 6-10 (.600)
FT Made-Attempted 9-11 (.818) 14-19 (.737)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 11

2012-13 Season

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