Jones jumper lifts Idaho past Cal St Northridge, 76-73
NORTHRIDGE, Calif. (AP) Isaac Jones' jumper in the final minute put Idaho in front for good and the Vandals held on to beat Cal State Northridge, 76-73 on Monday night.
Cal State Northridge led by nine points after Atin Wright's jumper made it 53-44 more than six minutes into the half, but the Vandals came back and took the lead on Trey Smith's 3 with 10:07 left, 56-55. The Matadors tied the game with 1:19 left on Marcel Stevens' 3, 72-72, and Wright with :44 left put them in front, 74-73.
Jones finished with 29 points to lead Idaho (6-6). Divant'e Moffitt added 15 points and six assists and Nigel Burress contributed 13 points.
Wright finished with 20 points to lead Cal State Northridge (2-8). Dionte Bostick added 16 points, Stevens added 12 off the bench and Ethan Igbanugo contributed 11.
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|Min. Per Game|
|Pts. Per Game|
|Ast. Per Game|
|Reb. Per Game|
|Field Goal %|
|Three Point %|
|Free Throw %|
|Field Goals||0-0 (0.0%)||0-0 (0.0%)|
|3-Pointers||0-0 (0.0%)||0-0 (0.0%)|
|Free Throws||0-0 (0.0%)||0-0 (0.0%)|
|Idaho 6-6||73.0 PPG||33.4 RPG||11.9 APG|
|Northridge 2-8||63.4 PPG||36.5 RPG||9.8 APG|