Jobi Wall had 13 points and 12 rebounds to help eighth-ranked Seattle Pacific to an easy 81-56 Great Northwest Athletic Conference men's...

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Jobi Wall had 13 points and 12 rebounds to help eighth-ranked Seattle Pacific to an easy 81-56 Great Northwest Athletic Conference men’s basketball victory over Montana State Billings at Brougham Pavilion.

The Falcons (11-2) improved their conference record to 4-1, while dropping MSUB (8-8) to 1-4.

Other men’s basketball

Austin Bragg paced a balanced attack with 14 points, nine rebounds and five steals as No. 5 Western Washington (14-0, 5-0 GNAC) stayed unbeaten with a 61-49 win over Northwest Nazarene.

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• Konner Veteto and Mikh McKinney each scored 12 points and Sacramento State (8-6, 3-3 Big Sky) overcame a 10-point halftime deficit for a 60-53 victory over Eastern Washington (4-12, 2-4).

Dom Williams scored 21 points to lead Central Washington (9-5, 3-3 GNAC) past Simon Fraser 89-84.

• No. 22 Northwest University knocked off No. 14 Southern Oregon, 82-73 as Ryan McIntosh scored 23 and Ryan Dornik and Michael Greene each scored 22.

Women’s basketball

Katie Benson had 19 points and a career-high 17 rebounds for host Seattle Pacific, but Sasha King scored 23 for Alaska Anchorage, leading the Seawolves (8-5, 2-3 GNAC) past the Falcons, 77-72. SPU (10-4, 4-2) went without a field goal for the last 9 minutes, 37 seconds of the game, missing its final 12 shots from the floor.

• Center Britt Harris of Marysville-Pilchuck scored on a layup at the buzzer to lift Western Washington to a 59-57 victory over Simon Fraser in a GNAC game in Bellingham.

Harris had 14 points, 12 in the second half, to help the Vikings, ranked No. 11 in this week’s USA Today Sports/ESPN NCAA Division II Top 25 Poll, improve to 11-2 overall and 5-0 in the GNAC with their fifth straight victory.

Trishi Williams had 12 points, eight rebounds and five assists for Western.

Fantasia Hilliard scored 22 points and Alle Moreno had 21 to lead Sacramento State to an 85-70 victory over visiting Eastern Washington. Kylie Huerta led the Eagles (7-8, 3-3 Big Sky) with 14 points and Lexie Nelson scored 11.

• Northwest University rallied but fell short in an 89-80 loss to Southern Oregon in Cascade Conference play.

Domi Mendezona led Northwest U. (2-14, 1-8 CCC) with 18 points. Sanda Milovic scored 16.


• Led by four Cliff Smith goals, the Washington Stealth (2-0) earned a 17-13 victory over the Colorado Mammoth in a National Lacrosse League match at Denver’s Pepsi Center. Lewis Ratcliff and Rhys Duch each scored three goals for the Stealth.

• No. 5 Graham Trucking’s Jimmy Shane snatched a dramatic victory in the Oryx Cup UIM World Championship in Doha Bay, Qatar, to conclude the 2012 season of racing in the Unlimited Hydroplane Championship.

• UW senior Jeremy Taiwo won the 60-meter hurdles in a career-best 8.10 seconds and tied his career best in winning the high jump at 6-11 ½ inches to highlight the UW Indoor Preview.

• Washington State’s Stephan Scott-Ellis broke his own meet record in the long jump with a leap of 23-11 ¾ at the Washington State Open Indoor in Pullman.

• The Washington men’s tennis team opened its spring season with a 7-0 victory over Gonzaga.

• UW junior Aliza Vaccher won the all-around title but host Minnesota beat the Huskies 195.550-193.500 in women’s gymnastics.

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