Basketball

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL — Tough night for HSU and CR men

File photo – The Redwoods men lost at Butte on Thursday night.

The No. 6 team in the nation proved too hot for Humboldt State on Thursday night, as the Jacks fell 81-62 at home to Cal State San Bernardino.

The game was the first since Jan. 2 for the Jacks, who dropped to 8-5 on the season and 2-5 in the California Collegiate Athletic Association.

In other college games on Thursday, the College of the Redwoods men dropped their Golden Conference opener at Butte, falling 91-84.

Donald Willis scored a team-high 19 points for the Corsairs, while his twin brother Bradley Willis scored 18.

John Nchekwube added 16 points and Brandon Johnson 10 as the CR men dropped to 0-1 in conference and 10-5 overfall.

The Corsairs will play at Siskiyous on Saturday afternoon at 3 p.m.

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