Northern Arizona Downs Eastern Washington 84-65 - Match Report
Northern Arizona got 26 points from Quinton Upshur en route to an 84-65 victory over Eastern Washington on Thursday at Walkup Skydome.
Northern Arizona won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as favorites.
Aaseem Dixon had 15 points for Northern Arizona and Ako Kaluna chipped in with 15 points. Kris Yanku had 5 assists for them, while Gaellan Bewernick was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Eastern Washington got a 25-point performance from Tyler Harvey, who was supported by 14 points from Venky Jois. Tyler Harvey had 2 assists in a losing cause for Eastern Washington, while Venky Jois grabbed 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Northern Arizona were victorious, as the score was 36-27 at the break.
Northern Arizona won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-35.