The NAU Lumberjacks men’s basketball team got out to a great start on the road against Southern Utah, but they couldn’t maintain it and fell to the Thunderbirds, 78-66. NAU led the Thunderbirds at halftime 41-38, but Southern Utah outscored the Jacks, 40-25 in the second half to get the win. Jalen Cone led the Jacks with 26 points and Keith Haymon scored 18 points and was a perfect five-of-five from the three-point line in the first half. The Jacks will head to Sacramento State Thursday night to take on the Hornets. The two teams played in Flagstaff last Monday where NAU got the win, 70-65. Tip time is at 8 p.m. with the pregame show at 7:30 p.m. on KAFF Country 93.5/AM 930 in Flagstaff and Fun Oldies 97.9 in Prescott.