LOS ANGELES -- Tavrion Dawson had 14 of his 20 points in the second half and CSU Northridge beat Morgan State 79-69 on Saturday night.
Dawson also had nine rebounds for the Matadors (3-11), who won their second in a row following an 11-game losing streak. Reggie Theus Jr. added 16 points, Micheal Warren scored 15 points and Lyrik Shreiner 10.
CSU Northridge took the lead for good at 10-8 and had its largest lead of 18 with a minute left in the first half, 40-22. The Bears (4-9) had a 9-0 run to get within 52-44, but the Matadors pushed the lead back to 18 at 72-54 and led by double digits for most of the second half.
Both fresh off heartbreak, Indiana visits No. 21 Iowa
A once-promising season has disintegrated badly for Indiana.
Boeheim's status for Duke game is unclear
Jeff Borzello reports that it is unclear whether Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim will coach in the upcoming matchup against Duke Saturday on ESPN.
Windhorst: Zion will be No. 1 pick 'no matter what happens'
After the NBA's proposal to lower the draft age to 18, Brian Windhorst breaks down why Zion Williamson will be the top pick despite his injury.
|North Carolina A&T||9-3||2||14-12|
|North Carolina Central||8-5||3.5||13-14|
|South Carolina State||5-7||6||7-21|