Yanku scores 17, Northern Arizona beats Embry-Riddle 90-57

BY foxsports • November 20, 2015

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) Kris Yanku scored 17 with seven assists and Ako Kaluna finished with 10 points, 13 rebounds and four steals to help Northern Arizona beat Embry-Riddle 90-57 Friday night.

Yanku made 5 of 6 field goals for the Lumberjacks (1-3).

Nick Agostino finished with 18 points and seven rebounds while Anthony Jensen hit three 3-pointers and scored 13 points for Division II Embry-Riddle.

Northern Arizona took a 12-point lead into halftime, used a 19-6 to open up a 69-43 cushion with 6:49 to play and led by as many as 35.

The Lumberjacks made 20 of 35 (57 percent) second-half field goals, including eight 3-pointers, and shot 54 percent overall.

Embry-Riddle shot just 37 percent, including 7 of 27 (25.9) from 3-point range.

The game was played at the BeeHoldzil Fighting Scouts Events Center on the Navajo Nation.

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