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GCU basketball scores season high in blowout win over Abilene Christian

Jan 13, 2022, 10:13 PM | Updated: 10:21 pm
(Photo courtesy of Grand Canyon University)...
(Photo courtesy of Grand Canyon University)
(Photo courtesy of Grand Canyon University)

PHOENIX (AP) — Jovan Blacksher Jr. posted 19 points and six assists as Grand Canyon romped past Abilene Christian 95-68 on Thursday night.

Taeshon Cherry had 16 points for Grand Canyon (13-2, 3-0 Western Athletic Conference), which earned its fifth consecutive victory.

Jayden Stone added 14 points, while Holland Woods had 12 points and six assists.

The 95 points were also a season-high for GCU.

Stevie Smith had 14 points for Abilene Christian (11-5, 2-3). Mahki Morris and Cameron Steele had 10 points apiece.

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