North Dakota Downs Eastern Washington 69-67 - Match Report

North Dakota Downs Eastern Washington 69-67 - Match Report

Jaron Nash scored 21 points leading North Dakota to a 69-67 victory over Eastern Washington at Betty Engelstad Sioux Center on Saturday.

Bettors who backed North Dakota were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 5.5.

North Dakota got 14 points from Troy Huff and another 13 points from Jamal Webb. Aaron Anderson contributed 7 assists, while Jamal Webb cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Eastern Washington got 22 points from Venky Jois in a losing cause and another 13 points from Martin Seiferth. Tyler Harvey contributed 6 assists for them, while Martin Seiferth had 15 rebounds.

North Dakota trailed at halftime, 28-27.

The rebound battle favored Eastern Washington as they grabbed 40 boards, while North Dakota only had 33.