ST. CLOUD, Minn.-Jon Averkamp scored a game-high 19 points to lift St. Cloud State to a 69-55 victory against Minnesota State Moorhead on Saturday in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference men's basketball at Halenbeck Hall.

The Dragons (5-15, 3-11 NISC) have lost 10 of their past 11 games. Travaun Coad paced MSUM with 13 points and seven rebounds. Johnny Beeninga added 12 points and four assists.

MSUM (5-15, 3-11 NSIC: Coad 3-8 6-7 13, Beeninga 3-11 5-6 12, Kretchman 3-6 0-0 9, Park 4-11 0-0 8, Anderson 3-4 0-0 6, Johnson 2-4 0-0 5, Bussman 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 19-46 11-13 55.

SC (13-6, 9-4: Averkamp 9-12 0-0 19, Smith 7-13 1-1 15, Davis 6-14 0-0 13, Theisen 3-9 0-0 8, Heede-Andersen 3-5 0-0 8, Hull 2-4 0-0 4, Marshall 1-3 0-2 2, Foley 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 31-62 1-3 69.

Halftime: SCSU 36, MSUM 27. 3-point goals: MSUM 6-13 (Coad 1-1, Beeninga 1-3, Kretchman 3-6, Park 0-1, Johnson 1-1, Bussman 0-1), SCSU 6-19 (Averkamp 1-1, Davis 1-5, Theisen 2-8, Heede-Andersen 2-3, Marshall 0-1, Foley 0-1). Total fouls: MSUM 10, SCSU 11. Rebounds: MSUM 27 (Coad 7), SCSU 33 (Davis 10). Assists: MSUM 9 (Beeninga 4), SCSU 21 (Smith 8). Steals: MSUM 2 (Coad, Beeninga), SCSU 6 (Heede-Andersen 3). Turnovers: MSUM 11 (Coad 4), SCSU 5 (Smith 2). A--1,148.