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Associated Press, Published February 20 2013

Late 3-pointer helps UND tip Northern Colorado

GREELEY, Colo. – Lenny Antwi drained a 3-pointer with 8 seconds left to lift North Dakota to a 64-62 victory at Northern Colorado on Wednesday night.

The shot by Antwi, a 3-point specialist, put UND (12-14, 9-8 Big Sky) ahead 63-62. Shane Benton then stole the ball from UNC’s Tate Unruh, was fouled and made a free throw with a second left to complete the scoring and cap a comeback from an 11-point second-half deficit.

Troy Huff scored 19 points and Aaron Anderson had 18 for North Dakota. Connor Osborne led the Bears (9-16, 7-10) with 19 points, and Derrick Barden had 14 points and 11 rebounds.

NORTH DAKOTA (12-14): Huff 6-18 5-6 19, Wilmer 2-5 0-0 4, Anderson 5-9 7-7 18, Benton 4-10 3-4 12, Webb 2-2 1-3 5, Antwi 2-6 0-0 6, Allard 0-1 0-0 0, Archer 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 21-52 16-20 64.

N. COLORADO (9-16): Barden 3-10 8-8 14, Huskisson 2-6 1-4 5, Osborne 6-9 7-12 19, Svihovec 4-9 4-7 12, Unruh 2-11 0-0 4, Davis Jr. 0-0 0-0 0, Garnica 3-7 0-0 6, Addo 1-3 0-0 2, Tucker 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 21-56 20-31 62.

Halftime: North Dakota 31-28. 3-Point Goals: North Dakota 6-20 (Antwi 2-4, Huff 2-6, Anderson 1-5, Benton 1-5), N. Colorado 0-14 (Addo 0-1, Svihovec 0-1, Barden 0-1, Tucker 0-1, Huskisson 0-1, Garnica 0-4, Unruh 0-5). Fouled Out: Wilmer. Rebounds: North Dakota 33 (Anderson, Benton 6), N. Colorado 42 (Barden 11). Assists: North Dakota 10 (Anderson 5), N. Colorado 11 (Svihovec 3). Total Fouls: North Dakota 23, N. Colorado 19. A: NA.