FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - Shane Johannsen was perfect from the field and finished with 16 points as Northern Arizona beat Montana State 61-41 on Thursday night.
Johannsen hit all eight of his shots, boosting his field-goal percentage to 76 percent this season, and had four of the Lumberjacks' season-high 15 steals.
Cameron Jones added 11 points for Northern Arizona (13-8, 5-4 Big Sky), which won its third straight and improved to 8-1 at home.
Bobby Howard had 11 points for Montana State (11-11, 5-5), which lost its fourth straight and scored a season low.
The Bobcats were outscored 42-14 in the paint and shot 16.7 percent (4 of 24) from 3-point range.
Northern Arizona opened the game with an 8-0 run, and Montana State never recovered.
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