Knecht also had nine rebounds for the Bears (10-16, 5-9 Big Sky Conference). Matt Johnson scored 16 points while shooting 7 for 12, including 2 for 3 from beyond the arc. Riley Abercrombie was 4-of-9 shooting (4 for 8 from distance) to finish with 12 points.
The Hornets (12-14, 5-8) were led by Callum McRae, who recorded 14 points and 16 rebounds. Gianni Hunt added 11 points for Sacramento State. In addition, Cameron Wilbon finished with 10 points.
Both teams play on Thursday. Northern Colorado visits Idaho while Sacramento State hosts Weber State.
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