LACEY, Wash. — Luke Chavez scored 16 points to help No. 11 ranked Saint Martin's break away from Montana State Billings 73-56 Saturday night in GNAC men's basketball.
The Yellowjackets (13-13, 8-10) close out the regular season with games at Alaska Anchorage and Alaska Fairbanks. The Jackets play at Anchorage on Thursday and at Fairbanks on Saturday.
The game at Fairbanks marks a return for MSUB head coach Mick Durham, who was the head coach of the Nanooks for seven seasons before taking over the Yellowjackets this year.
Chandler Redix added 15 points for the Saints, while B.J. Strandley added 11 and E.J. Boyce 12.
Brendan Howard came off the bench to lead MSUB with 13 points, while Zharon Richmond had 11. Tyler Green and Zack Rollins had 10 apiece.