Pacific vs UC Riverside Wrap - Pacific Wins 70-68
Pacific grabbed a 70-68 win over UC Riverside on Saturday, behind a 15-point effort from Lorenzo McCloud at Student Center.
Pacific won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 9-point spread.
Pacific got 12 points from Sama Taku and another 11 points from Travis Fulton. Lorenzo McCloud contributed 6 assists, while Tony Gill cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
UC Riverside got 28 points from Chris Patton in a losing cause and another 16 points from Robert Smith. Robert Smith contributed 3 assists for them, while Taylor Johns had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Pacific were victorious, as the score was 43-40 at the break.
UC Riverside won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-28.