College Sports

Sacramento State women beat N. Arizona, will face S. Utah in tourney

Sophomore guards Taylor Brown and Maranne Johnson each scored 21 points, and Adella Randle-El and Gretchen Harrigan each added 16 points to lead Sacramento State to a 111-79 Big Sky Conference win over Northern Arizona in a regular-season finale Friday night in Flagstaff, Ariz.

Freshman center Alyssa Rader led Northern Arizona (6-23, 2-16) with game highs of 24 points and 17 rebounds. Sac State improved to 13-16 and 10-8.

Seventh-seeded Sac State will play 10th seeded Southern Utah (4-24, 2-16) at 5:35 p.m. Monday in the opening round of the Big Sky Conference tournament in Reno.

Bill Paterson