Northern Colorado 71,
UC Irvine 56
GREELEY, Colo.— Kiara Belen had a career-high 17 points to pace the visiting Anteaters in the nonconference game Monday.
Belen made two of three from three-point range and was seven of seven from the foul line.
UCI (4-7) shot 29.3% from the field and lost the rebounding battle, 47-28.
Kassandra McCalister had 11 points for the 'Eaters.
Northern Colorado improved to 7-5.