DENVER -- — Cameron Shelton had 27 points as Northern Arizona narrowly beat Denver 68-65 on Tuesday.
Three times Shelton made a pair of free throws after the Pioneers made it a one-point game with two minutes to play. Same Hines Jr. missed a 3-pointer to tie with a second left.
Northern Arizona is scheduled to play at No. 1 Gonzaga on Monday.
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