Recap - Southern Utah Defeats Arizona Christian 85-78
Southern Utah grabbed an 85-78 win over Arizona Christian on Friday, behind a 17-point effort from A.J. Hess at Centrum Arena.
Southern Utah got 12 points from Jayson Cheesman and another 12 points from Juwan Major. Trey Kennedy contributed 5 assists, while Cal Hanks cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Arizona Christian got 17 points from Talib Uqdah in a losing cause and another 16 points from Brandon Newman. Talib Uqdah contributed 4 assists for them, while Mateus Oliveira had 7 rebounds.
Southern Utah trailed at halftime, 40-35.
Southern Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-35.