Lever leads Grand Canyon past Grambling State in season opener
PHOENIX (AP) — Alessandro Lever had 18 points as Grand Canyon topped Grambling State 69-53 on Wednesday night.
Jovan Blacksher Jr. had 11 points and seven assists for Grand Canyon (1-0).
Asbjorn Midtgaard added six points and 15 rebounds.
Kelton Edwards had 12 points for the Tigers (0-1).
Cameron Christon added 12 points.
Terreon Randolph had 10 points and nine steals.
Grand Canyon will host Benedictine Mesa on Saturday at GCU Arena, with tip-off scheduled for 6 p.m.