White led the Norse (12-16, 6-7 Atlantic Sun) with 19 points while making five of seven 3-pointers. Johnson had 12 points on four 3s. Overall, Northern Kentucky made 11 of 21 3-pointers.
Yonel Brown led Kennesaw State (10-20, 4-9) with 18 points. Senior Delbert Love had 12 points in his final home game for the Owls.
The game, originally scheduled to be played on Wednesday night, was rescheduled due to a winter storm in North Georgia.