Recap: Northern Ariz vs. Montana

03/08/2014 5:27 PM

03/08/2014 5:34 PM

Flagstaff, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Quinton Upshur scored 14 points as the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks rolled by the Montana Grizzlies 67-47 in a Big Sky Conference contest at the Walkup Skydome.

Ako Kaluna added 12 points for the Lumberjacks (15-16, 12-8 Big Sky), who extended their winning streak to four games and secured the third seed in the Big Sky Tournament. Aaseem Dixon had 11 points as well.

Kareem Jamar finished with 15 points for the Grizzlies (17-12, 12-8), who had a five-game winning streak snapped.

NAU shot 42.9 percent from the field in the opening half as it led 26-21 at the break. Montana made just 26.3 percent of its field goal attempts, converting on only five.

The Lumberjacks drained 57.7 percent of their field goal tries in the second half and used a 33-11 run to take over the game.

Montana made just 11 baskets the entire game and shot 28.9 percent, both season-lows.

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