N. Arizona 80, CS Bakersfield 67
James Douglas scored a career-high 22 points and Northern
Arizona beat Cal State Bakersfield 80-67 on Saturday night, a day
after changing head coaches.
Stallon Saldivar added 16 points and seven assists for the
Lumberjacks (3-7), who snapped a four-game losing streak and beat a
Division-I team for the first time this season.
Mike Adras abruptly resigned Friday afternoon and 70-year-old
Dave Brown, a color commentator for Northern Arizona basketball
broadcasts, was named interim head coach. Adras coached 363
straight games for the Lumberjacks after taking over for current
UCLA coach Ben Howland, who left for Pittsburgh in 1999.
Tyrone White led the Roadrunners (5-3) with 17 points while Zach
Lamb added 16.