GREELEY, Colo. -- Tim Huskisson scored a career-best 22 points to lead Northern Colorado to an 82-75 victory Saturday night over Idaho State.
Huskisson also tied a career-high with four 3-pointers. Tate Unruh added four 3-pointers to go with his 21 points for Northern Colorado (10-3, 4-0 Big Sky), who have won four straight.
Down ten points, Idaho State had a 16-5 run to take its first lead of the second half, 59-58 with 7:44 remaining. Northern Colorado answered with Unruh scoring eight points during a 14-5 run, giving the Bears a 72-65 lead with 3:01 to play.
Tomas Sanchez hit back-to-back 3-pointers to pull the Bengals within 74-71 with 1:47 left. Northern Colorado closed with an 8-4 run to cap the scoring.
Andre Hatchett led Idaho State (5-8, 2-2) with 25 points, his third-straight scoring 24 or more. Sanchez finished with 21 points and five assists.