North Central 58, Colorado Christian 57
LAKEWOOD, Colo. (AP) _ Brian Ince scored 18 points as North Central defeated Colorado Christian 58-57 Friday night.
North Central (1-5) led 35-28 at halftime. Colorado Christian went ahead a few times during the second half, but Ince hit a basket to put the Cardinals up 56-55 with two minutes left and Tom Crum added two free throws.
Leon Flowers missed a potential game winner for the Cougars at the buzzer. Chris Magill added 16 points for North Central.
Colorado Christian (1-8) was led by Tim Macklin with 20 points.