Idahost 38 20 58
Narizona 35 32 67
Date of game: 2/28/2013

Recap: Northern Ariz vs. Idaho State

Flagstaff, AZ (Sports Network) - Gabe Rogers scored a game-high 24 points as the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks captured a 67-58 win over the Idaho State Bengals in Big Sky Conference action at the Walkup Skydome.

DeWayne Russell added 13 points and Stallon Saldivar 12 and six assists off the bench for the Lumberjacks (11-17, 8-9 Big Sky) as they won for the second time in the last three outings.

Melvin Morgan led the Bengals (5-22, 4-13) with 17 points, Andre Hatchett accounted for 12 and seven boards and Thomas Sanchez 10 points, shooting 8- of-10 at the free-throw line but only 1-of-6 from the field as the team bowed for the 10th time in 11 tries.

ISU shot just 2-of-8 behind the 3-point line and turned the ball over nine times in the first half, yet the Bengals led by a 38-35 score at the break thanks to a 10-1 scoring edge at the free-throw line.

In the second half the visitors completely fell apart, making a grand total of just three field goals on 19 attempts, en route to the nine-point setback.

NAU forced 17 turnovers on the night and held the Bengals to just 16 made field goals.

Game Notes

VMI set for Wachenheim's first season

Virginia Military Institute's football program will visit Ball State in new coach Scott Wachenheim's first game and play six times at home during an 11-game 2015 schedule.

NASCAR News
Elliott to replace Gordon in the No. 24 car next season

Hendrick Motorsports revealed on Thursday that Chase Elliott will take over driving duties of the No. 24 Chevrolet full- time in the Sprint Cup Series, starting with the 2016 season.

Extra Points: State of denial

It didn't take Nostradamus to predict what was going to happen Friday when Roger Goodell finally met the media for his annual state of the league address two days prior to Super Bowl XLIX.

Pens D Ehrhoff out vs. Devils

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Christian Ehrhoff will not be in action on Friday against the New Jersey Devils as he is undergoing tests for a possible concussion.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.