GREELEY, Colo. -- Jacob Davison had 24 points as Eastern Washington narrowly defeated Northern Colorado 68-64 on Saturday night. Mason Peatling added 20 points for the Eagles. Peatling also had 11 rebounds and three blocks.
Ellis Magnuson had 16 points for Eastern Washington (21-8, 14-4 Big Sky Conference), which earned its fifth consecutive victory. Kim Aiken Jr. added 7 points and 12 rebounds.
Northern Colorado totaled 27 points in the second half, a season low for the team.
The Eagles improve to 2-0 against the Bears for the season. Eastern Washington defeated Northern Colorado 89-84 on Jan. 27. Eastern Washington plays Idaho State at home on Thursday. Northern Colorado takes on Montana on the road on Thursday.
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