Northern Colorado beats Western Carolina 74-57
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas (AP) Connor Osborne scored 16 points to lead Northern Colorado to a 74-57 win over Western Carolina Friday at the South Padre Invitational.
Northern Colorado overcame a 35-point effort by Brandon Boggs of the Catamounts (2-4). Boggs was 12 for 23 from the field - 5 for 8 from 3-point range - and went 6 for 7 from the free-throw line.
No other Western Carolina players were in double figures as the rest of the team shot 21 percent from the field (8 of 29). Overall the Catamounts shot 32 percent.
Updated November 25, 2011