Clark Clifford, UVU Athletics
UVU guard Conner Toolson drives against CSU Bakersfield on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at UCCU Center in Orem.

OREM, Utah (AP) — Conner Toolson had 22 points as Utah Valley won its seventh consecutive game, topping Cal State Bakersfield 76-61 on Saturday night.

Jake Toolson had 13 points and seven rebounds for Utah Valley (23-8, 12-4 Western Athletic Conference). Ben Nakwaasah added 11 points. Richard Harward had 11 rebounds and three blocks for the hosts.

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Rickey Holden had 15 points for the Roadrunners (16-14, 7-9) whose losing streak reached five games.

Jarkel Joiner, the Roadrunners' leading scorer heading into the contest at 16 points per game, scored 7 points on 3-of-13 shooting.

The Wolverines evened the season series against the Roadrunners with the win. Cal State Bakersfield defeated Utah Valley 73-71 on Jan. 5.

Up next for UVU is the WAC Tournament at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. The Wolverines will be the No. 2 seed and play their first game next Thursday against No. 7 Kansas City at 7 p.m. MT.