Abilene Christian hits from long range to beat NW State
Abilene Christian nailed 16 of 27 from beyond the arc, nearly half of the Wildcats' 34 of 59 field goal attempts. Hawkins totaled a career-high 31 points, making 5 of 10 from long range, and Wentz scored 29, making 7 of 9 3-point attempts.
LaDarrien Williams added 20 for ACU (9-7, 3-0).
ACU has won five of its last six games and is above the .500 mark this late in the season for the first time since the 2007-08 team finished with a 20-9 record.