N. Arizona 73, Sacramento St. 59

N. Arizona 73, Sacramento St. 59

Published Feb. 27, 2010 5:19 a.m. ET

Gabe Rogers had 20 points and five assists in Northern Arizona's 73-59 victory over Sacramento State on Friday night.

Cameron Jones scored 18 points and Shane Johannsen had 14 points and 11 rebounds for the Lumberjacks (14-13, 8-8 Big Sky), who have beaten the Hornets 11 straight times since 2004-05.

Justin Eller led the Hornets (9-20, 3-12) with 14 points. Antonio Flaggs and Duro Bjegovic had 12 each.

Northern Arizona had already clinched a spot in the conference tournament, and Sacramento State has been eliminated.


Trailing by four points early in the second half, the Lumberjacks battled back to take a 42-41 lead on a basket by Jones with 13:03 left and never looked back.