Hawaii Falls 76-72 Against Long Beach State - Game Recap

Mike Caffey scored 18 points leading Long Beach State to a 76-72 victory over Hawaii at The Walter Pyramid on Saturday.

Long Beach State did not, however, defeat Hawaii against the spread, which closed at 7 at most sportsbooks.

Peter Pappageorge had 15 points for Long Beach State and Deng Deng chipped in with 12 points. Mike Caffey had 6 assists for them, while James Ennis was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Hawaii got 16 points from Brandon Jawato in a losing cause and another 13 points from Vander Joaquim. Jace Tavita contributed 5 assists for them, while Davis Rozitis had 7 rebounds.

Long Beach State hit the break leading 43-36 before taking care of business in the second half.

Hawaii had a 37-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.