Published January 13, 2015
Michael Harthun scored 18 points, leading five players in double figures, to help Portland State defeat Sacramento State 87-69 Thursday night.
Harthun was 7 of 11 from the field and had four 3-pointers. Aaron Moore scored 16 points and had a team-high six rebounds. Lateef McMullan had 14 points and a team-high nine assists. Martin Whitmore had 11 points, and Renado Parker added 10 for the Vikings (4-8, 2-3 Big Sky).
The Vikings led 40-33 at halftime and shot 56 percent from the field for the game. The Hornets shot 44 percent and outrebounded Portland State 33-31.
John Dickson led Sacramento State (7-6, 2-3) with 16 points. Konner Veteto and Dylan Garrity added 14 points apiece. Veteto also had six rebounds.
The Vikings are 4-2 at home this season.