The NAU Lumberjacks fought hard against Southern Utah Wednesday, but they couldn’t get over the hump as they fell to the Thunderbirds, 85-80 in Cedar City. Cameron Shelton was back to his normal scoring ways, leading the Jacks with 25 points, nine assists and seven rebounds. Nick Mains had 15 of his 18 points in the first half and was 6-of-11 from three point range. Isaiah Lewis chipped in with 13 points and nine rebounds. NAU shot 49-percent from the field and 45-percent from three-point range. The teams will head south and battle at the Rolle Activity Center in Flagstaff Friday afternoon. Tip time is at 5 p.m.