FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- Max Jacobsen scored 13 points, including a go-ahead bucket in the key with 18 seconds left, and Northern Arizona edged Grand Canyon 63-61 on Saturday to snap a four-game losing streak.
Demetrius Walker hit two free throws with 40 seconds left to tie it at 61 before Jacobsen's late go-ahead bucket. Grand Canyon (5-4) then had a chance to tie or win, but Northern Arizona's Len Springs blocked the shot attempt, his fifth of the game. The Lumberjacks (3-7) secured the ball and ran the clock out.
Jacobsen also hit a big 3-pointer, his first of the season, to give Northern Arizona a 59-57 lead with 2:01 left.