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Asbjorn Midtgaard leads Grand Canyon MBB past Tarleton State

Jan 9, 2021, 10:15 PM | Updated: 10:17 pm
Grand Canyon head coach Bryce Drew directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basket...

Grand Canyon head coach Bryce Drew directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Arizona State, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ralph Freso)

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STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Asbjorn Midtgaard recorded 18 points and 11 rebounds to lead Grand Canyon to a 59-48 win over Tarleton State on Saturday night.

Oscar Frayer had 12 points for Grand Canyon (6-3, 2-0 Western Athletic Conference). Gabe McGlothan added 11 rebounds.

Jonathan Jackson Jr. had 14 points for the Texans (2-4, 0-2). Freddy Hicks added nine rebounds. Shamir Bogues had 5 points, three steals and two rebounds.

The Antelopes improve to 2-0 against the Texans for the season. Grand Canyon defeated Tarleton State 75-72 on Friday.

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Asbjorn Midtgaard leads Grand Canyon MBB past Tarleton State