Big West Tournament - UC Irvine Downs Hawaii 71-60 - Match Report
Will Davis II scored 13 points leading UC Irvine to a 71-60 victory over Hawaii at Honda Center on Thursday.
UC Irvine won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as favorites.
Michael Wilder had 12 points for UC Irvine and Travis Souza chipped in with 11 points. Michael Wilder had 4 assists for them, while Michael Wilder was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Hawaii got 18 points from Vander Joaquim in a losing cause and another 18 points from Hauns Brereton. Jace Tavita contributed 6 assists for them, while Hauns Brereton had 9 rebounds.
UC Irvine hit the break leading 44-22 before taking care of business in the second half.
UC Irvine won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-38.