Nuhu carries Portland St. past Loyola Marymount 76-66
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LOS ANGELES (AP) Sal Nuhu had 18 points and 11 rebounds off the bench to lift Portland State to a 76-66 win over Loyola Marymount on Thursday night.
Kyle Greeley and Alonzo Walker had 10 points apiece for the Vikings (6-6), who shot 69% in the first half to race to a 51-29 lead. Nine different players had field goals as PSU went 6 of 10 from 3-point range and 18 of 26 overall.
Portland State cooled off to 32% in the second half, going 1 of 11 from distance, but the lead never dipped into single digits.
Eli Scott had 27 points and seven rebounds for the Lions (5-7), who finished 1 of 10 behind the arc and shot 39%.
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Updated December 20, 2019