DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Dalton Knecht made a layup with 2:23 left to give Northern Colorado the lead en route to a 74-71 win over Florida Atlantic in the College Basketball Invitational first round on Sunday.
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — RaeQuan Battle hit the winning 3-pointer from 35 feet, Nick Gazelas and Great Osobor scored 19 points apiece and Montana State stretched its home winning streak to nine games, narrowly defeating Northern Colorado 87-85 on Saturday.
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Matt Johnson II had 24 points as Northern Colorado narrowly defeated Idaho 98-94 on Saturday night.
Daylen Kountz added 20 points for for Northern Colorado (17-13, 12-6 Big Sky Conference).
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Bodie Hume had 20 points as Northern Colorado beat Idaho State 77-70 on Monday night.
Daylen Kountz had 16 points for Northern Colorado (16-12, 11-5 Big Sky Conference). Matt Johnson II added 15 points.
HONOLULU (AP) — Matt Johnson II hit a pair of free throws with four seconds left to allow Northern Colorado to hold off a furious Hawaii comeback bid and earn an 81-78 win Thursday night.
The Bears led by as many as 26 points in the second half, but the Warriors roared back and cut the deficit to a single point, 78-77 with :04 left when JoVon McClanahan hit two free throws.