Alaska Anchorage tops Nicholls State 72-58
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP)—Brandon Walker scored 21 points Thursday night as Alaska Anchorage beat Nicholls State 72-58 in the second day of pool play at the Great Alaska Shootout.
Walker scored 12 points in the second half for the Division II Seawolves (3-2).
Maurice Foster led Nicholls State (0-6) with 17 points, with 13 coming in the second half.
Alaska Anchorage led 37-30 at the break and then went on a 14-3 run to open the second half, powered by five points from Walker and four from center Malcolm Campbell.
Behind Foster, the Colonels were able to cut the deficit to six at 55-49 with 5:33 left before the Seawolves regained the momentum.
Campbell finished with 15 points for Alaska Anchorage, and Drew Robinson had 10.
Iles scored 14 for Nicholls State, and Fred Hunter had 13.