Sean Burns totaled 22 points and 10 rebounds, Brandon Myer went for 19 and 12, and visiting Minnesota Duluth maintained its winning ways Saturday by defeating NSIC South Division-leading Wayne State 77-72.
Burns made 10 of his 14 field-goal attempts as the Bulldogs (14-8 overall, 11-7 NSIC) won for the seventh time in nine games. In the process, they improved to 8-3 on the road, vs. 6-5 at home
Kendall Jacks paced the Wildcats (17-7, 12-6) with 19 points and went over 1,500 for his career.
• St. Scholastica had its winning streak snapped at five games in a 71-68 home loss to Northwestern, but not before the Saints threw a scare at the UMAC-leading Eagles.
St. Scholastica (13-10 overall, 9-5 UMAC), which received a game-high 23 points from Jarod Wilken and 22 from Collin Anderson, led multiple times in the second half and drew even at 66-66 on a Wilken 3-pointer with 1:37 remaining, but Northwestern (17-6, 13-1) closed out its 11th consecutive victory.
• Bethany Lutheran turned a three-point halftime cushion into an 86-69 UMAC victory over Wisconsin-Superior at Mertz Mortorelli Gymnasium.
Montroy Scott scored 25 points to lead the Yellowjackets (6-18 overall, 4-11 UMAC), who have dropped four straight.