Midtgaard carries GCU over Seattle to stay atop conference standings
SEATTLE (AP) — Asbjorn Midtgaard had 16 points and 16 rebounds to carry Grand Canyon to an 81-71 win over Seattle on Saturday night.
Jovan Blacksher Jr. had 17 points and seven assists for Grand Canyon (14-5, 8-2 WAC).
Alessandro Lever and Mikey Dixon added 14 points apiece. Midtgaard made 10 of 12 from the free-throw line.
Darrion Trammell had 28 points for the Redhawks (10-9, 3-4). Riley Grigsby added 25 points.
The Antelopes evened the season series against the Redhawks. Seattle defeated Grand Canyon 63-57 on Friday.
GCU returns home to host a Friday contest against Utah Valley (10-9; 8-3 WAC), the No. 2 team in the conference.
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