Pacific Defeats UC Irvine 84-79 - Recap

Pacific Defeats UC Irvine 84-79 - Recap

Pacific earned an 84-79 victory over UC Irvine on Tuesday, getting 21 points from Ross Rivera at Spanos Center.

Pacific was a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Pacific got 20 points from Sama Taku and another 13 points from Andrew Bock. Sama Taku contributed 4 assists, while Sama Taku cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

UC Irvine got 17 points from Alex Young in a losing cause and another 15 points from Chris McNealy. Alex Young contributed 4 assists for them, while Mamadou Ndiaye had 6 rebounds.

Pacific led at halftime, 43-39.

Pacific won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-33.