Northern Colorado vs North Dakota Final: 84-66 - Recap
|Northern Colorado vs North Dakota Final: 84-66 - Recap|
Derrick Barden scored 18 points leading Northern Colorado to an 84-66 victory over North Dakota at Butler-Hancock Hall on Sunday.
Northern Colorado won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites.
Northern Colorado got 13 points from Tim Huskisson and another 13 points from Dominique Lee. Tevin Svihovec contributed 6 assists, while Derrick Barden cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
North Dakota got 22 points from Jaron Nash in a losing cause and another 13 points from Troy Huff. Jaron Nash contributed 3 assists for them, while Troy Huff had 6 rebounds.
Northern Colorado hit the break leading 46-32 before taking care of business in the second half.
Northern Colorado won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-25.