Narizona 28 22 50
Cbakers 22 39 61
Date of game: 11/29/2013

Recap: CS-Bakersfield vs. Northern Ariz

Fresno, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Issiah Grayson scored 21 points as the Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners overcame a first-half deficit to take down the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks, 61-50, in the Fresno State Classic at the Save Mart Center.

Grayson shot 9-of-11 from the free-throw line and also swiped five steals for Bakersfield (5-1). Erik Kinney and Javonte Maynor both chipped in 11 points to the winning effort.

For NAU (2-4), Aaseem Dixon and Max Jacobsen scored 15 and 13 points, respectively, while Gaellan Bewernick hauled in 10 rebounds.

NAU shot 45 percent from the floor in the first half, while Bakersfield made just 36.4 percent of its field goal tries, as the Lumberjacks held a 28-22 lead at the break.

The Lumberjacks continued to lead midway through the second stanza before the Roadrunners ripped off a 21-2 run to take control.

NAU committed 23 turnovers, which resulted in 26 points for Bakersfield. The Lumberjacks were also ice-cold from beyond the arc (0-of-11).

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