Thomas' double-double helps NAU defeat San Diego Christian (Dec 06, 2017)

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) Isaiah Thomas reached career bests with 17 points and 15 rebounds, and Northern Arizona sank 7 of 8 free throws in the final minute to defeat San Diego Christian 79-70 Wednesday night.

The double-double was the second straight for Thomas, and NAU (2-7) has won consecutive games for the first time in nearly a year. The Lumberjacks, coming off a win at Cal State Bakersfield, last won back-to-back games in January (Northern Colorado and North Dakota). Karl Harris and Gino Littles also recorded career highs in scoring for NAU – Harris with 19 and Littles with 12.Article continues below ... Derek Novsek led the Hawks, of the NAIA, with 22 points and Nick Crankshaw added 13. Ant...