Fresno State vs UC Irvine Final: 98-97 - Recap
Marvelle Harris poured in 30 points for Fresno State on Friday, as they defeated UC Irvine 98-97 at Bren Events Center.
Bettors who backed Fresno State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 6.5 at sportsbooks.
Fresno State got 23 points from Cezar Guerrero and another 18 points from Paul Watson. Tyler Johnson contributed 8 assists, while Tyler Johnson cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
UC Irvine got 27 points from Chris McNealy in a losing cause and another 20 points from Alex Young. John Ryan contributed 6 assists for them, while Will Davis II had 16 rebounds.
Fresno State trailed at halftime, 46-36.
UC Irvine won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-32.