Big West Tournament - Santa Barbara Falls 71-68 to Pacific - Recap

Big West Tournament - Santa Barbara Falls 71-68 to Pacific - Recap

Colin Beatty scored 26 points for Pacific on Thursday, leading them to a 71-68 victory over Santa Barbara at Honda Center.

Pacific did not, however, defeat Santa Barbara against the spread, which closed at 5 at most sportsbooks.

Pacific got 12 points from Lorenzo McCloud and another 11 points from Travis Fulton. Lorenzo McCloud contributed 4 assists, while Colin Beatty cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Santa Barbara got 29 points from Michael Bryson in a losing cause and another 16 points from Taran Brown. T.J. Taylor contributed 5 assists for them, while Alan Williams had 10 rebounds.

Pacific led at halftime, 40-25.

The rebound battle favored Pacific as they grabbed 36 boards, while Santa Barbara only had 30.