SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP)Kyle Landry had 19 points, nine rebounds, and three blocked shots to lead Northern Arizona past Sacramento State 80-69 on Saturday night.
Nate Geiser had 21 points and four rebounds and Josh Wilson added 19 points and eight assists for the Lumberjacks (13-6, 5-1 Big Sky).
The Lumberjacks built up a 16-point lead when Geiser scored 11 of the team?s first 13 points to open up the second half.
Leath's basket with 5:07 left to play cut NAU?s lead 64-57, but Wilson?s base-line shot pushed the margin to 12 points and helped the Lumberjacks stay in control in the last 2:47.
Behind 22-10, the Hornets came back to cut the Lumberjacks' lead 32-25 on a basket by Justin Williams with 1:55 left in the first half. Northern Arizona responded with a 6-0 run to end the half leading 38-25.