GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY

Asbjorn Midtgaard carries Grand Canyon MBB over Dixie State 81-46

Jan 23, 2021, 10:16 PM | Updated: 10:18 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)

(AP Photo/Ralph Freso)

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Asbjorn Midtgaard registered 16 points and nine rebounds as Grand Canyon romped past Dixie State 81-46 on Saturday night.

Alessandro Lever had 13 points for Grand Canyon (10-3, 4-0 Western Athletic Conference), which earned its sixth straight victory. Chance McMillian added 11 points. Jovan Blacksher Jr. had 10 points.

Dixie State scored 22 points in the first half, a season low for the team.

Cameron Gooden had 14 points for the Trailblazers (4-7, 0-4), who have now lost six consecutive games.

The Antelopes improve to 2-0 against the Trailblazers for the season. Grand Canyon defeated Dixie State 77-74 on Friday.

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