Recap - UC Irvine Defeats Long Beach State 72-69

UC Irvine got 16 points from Adam Folker en route to a 72-69 victory over Long Beach State on Saturday at Bren Events Center.

UC Irvine won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites.

UC Irvine got 12 points from Will Davis II and another 10 points from Daman Starring. Alex Young contributed 4 assists, while Michael Wilder cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Long Beach State got 23 points from Mike Caffey in a losing cause and another 14 points from Keala King. Keala King contributed 5 assists for them, while Dan Jennings had 9 rebounds.

UC Irvine led at halftime, 33-22.

UC Irvine had a 38-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.