UC Davis closes on 16-0 run to beat Northern Colorado 56-51
DAVIS, Calif. (AP) Chima Moneke had 17 points and 16 rebounds, and UC Davis closed the game on a 16-0 run for a 56-51 victory over Northern Colorado on Wednesday night.
TJ Shorts II added 13 points for UC Davis (4-2). Siler Schneider chipped in 11.
Jordan Davis scored 19 point on 7-of-16 shooting to lead Northern Colorado (5-3), which lost to UC Davis 74-59 on Nov. 13 before starting a five-game winning streak.
The Bears made their last shot with 4:27 remaining to take a 51-40 lead. Shorts scored seven points, Schneider added five points and Moneke had four during the final stretch while the Bears missed seven field goals and two free throws.
Both teams shot poorly, under 32 percent from the field. The Aggies also missed 14 free throws while the Bears were 1-of-23 shooting from 3-point range.