Southern Utah Falls 77-52 to Northern Colorado - Recap
The battle between Northern Colorado and Southern Utah didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Southern Utah was handed a 77-52 defeat on Saturday at Centrum Arena.
Northern Colorado was a 9.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Northern Colorado got 22 points from Tate Unruh and another 17 points from Derrick Barden. Jordan Wilson contributed 5 assists, while Derrick Barden cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Southern Utah got 11 points from Jaren Jeffery in a losing cause and another 9 points from A.J. Hess. Jaren Jeffery contributed 2 assists for them, while Jaren Jeffery had 4 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Northern Colorado were victorious, as the score was 40-20 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Northern Colorado as they grabbed 29 boards, while Southern Utah only had 25.