|Cal State-Northridge Falls 80-77 to Portland - Recap|
Portland grabbed a 80-77 win over Cal State-Northridge on Saturday, behind a 23-point effort from JoJo Walker at The Matadome.
Bettors who backed Portland were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -1.0 at sportsbooks.
Portland got 16 points from Marcus Shaver Jr. and another 14 points from Tahirou Diabate. JoJo Walker contributed 7 assists, while Theo Akwuba cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Cal State-Northridge got 25 points from Terrell Gomez in a losing cause and another 21 points from Lamine Diane. Cameron Gottfried contributed 7 assists for them, while Lamine Diane had 12 rebounds.
Portland trailed at halftime, $HalfScore.
Cal State-Northridge had a 36-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Portland takes its act home to face Lewis & Clark College looking for another win. For Cal State-Northridge, they head home to face Tennessee State.