Washington Falls 86-72 to UC Irvine - Recap
UC Irvine grabbed an 86-72 win over Washington on Thursday, behind a 22-point effort from Will Davis II at Alaska Airlines Arena.
UC Irvine won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as underdogs.
UC Irvine got 18 points from Mamadou Ndiaye and another 11 points from Luke Nelson. Luke Nelson contributed 6 assists, while Mamadou Ndiaye cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Washington got 24 points from C.J. Wilcox in a losing cause and another 13 points from Nigel Williams-Goss. Nigel Williams-Goss contributed 5 assists for them, while Mike Anderson had 8 rebounds.
UC Irvine led at halftime, 38-36.
The rebound battle favored UC Irvine as they grabbed 43 boards, while Washington only had 38.