Northern Colorado downs Sacramento State 91-73

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GREELEY, Colo. (AP)—Wil Figures and John Pena scored 22 points each to lead Northern Colorado to a 91-73 victory over Sacramento State on Tuesday night.

Loren Leath scored 41 points for the Hornets (1-17 overall, 0-4 Big Sky Conference) but was the only player on his team in double figures.

Taylor Montgomery recorded 14 points and eight rebounds for the Bears (6-11, 2-2), which led 48-38 at halftime. Teammate Yahosh Bonner tallied 11 points and three assists.

Randy Adams had nine points and three assists for Sacramento State, while Justin Eller scored five points and pulled down five rebounds before fouling out.

Sacramento State’s only win this season was at home against UC Davis, 82-70. The Hornets won just two conference games last year, and one was over Northern Colorado, 74-70, in Sacramento.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Sacramento St.
Loren Leath Loren Leath
12-18,  41 Pts
4 Rebs, 0 Assists
 Northern Colorado
Will Figures Will Figures
8-13,  22 Pts
2 Rebs, 3 Assists

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Tuesday, Jan 13