BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- Stephon Carter scored 30 points to lead Cal State Bakersfield to a 92-77 victory over Portland State Wednesday night.
Carter made 14 of 18 shots and the Roadrunners shot 59.7 percent in the game from the field.
The Vikings led 45-40 at halftime and 56-45 with 16:57 to play, but Bakersfield took the lead 68-67 with 9:39 remaining. Melvin Jones' jumper for Portland State with 7:47 left made it 77-75 before the Roadrunners finished the night on a 13-2 run.
It was the first meeting between the schools.