Thursday Scores: Saints Win in Nampa for First Time Since 2005
|Saint Martin’s 59, Northwest Nazarene – Recap|
|Saint Martin’s (10-7 GNAC, 16-10 overall)||31||28||59|
|Northwest Nazarene (7-10 GNAC, 14-11 overall)||23||27||50|
|SMU: Chelsea Haskey – 20 points, Jordyn Richardson – 17|
Chelsea Haskey scored 20 points, 12 in the second half on 6-of-7 shooting, and Jordyn Richardson scored 17 points, 13 in the first half on 3-of-3 shooting from the three point line to lead Saint Martin’s to their first win over Northwest Nazarene in Nampa, Idaho since the 2005.
The Saints moved to 10-7 in the GNAC with the win and are currently tied for fifth with Seattle Pacific. Both teams have already clinched a spot in the conference tournament and are playing for seeding on Saturday. The Saints take on Central Washington in Ellensburg while the Falcons face Alaska on their home court in the last game of the regular season.
|Western Washington 80, Saint Martin’s 56 – Recap|
|Western Washington (13-4 GNAC, 19-6 overall)||36||44||80|
|Saint Martin’s (5-12 GNAC, 8-17 overall)||27||29||56|
|SMU: Will Bond -15 points, Evan Coulter – 14|
Will Bond scored 15 points off the bench and Evan Coulter added 14 for Saint Martin’s but Western Washington hit on all cylinders in the second half and ran past the Saints, 80-56. The Vikings went on a 21-5 run over the first six and a half minutes of the second half to build a 26 point lead at the 13:33 mark.