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Gak leads Cal Baptist over Tarleton State 73-67

Jan. 17, 2021 12:10 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Gorjok Gak recorded 13 points and 15 rebounds to lift California Baptist to a 73-67 win over Tarleton State on Saturday night. Ty Rowell had 18 points and six assists for Cal Baptist (5-4, 2-2 Western Athletic Conference), which earned its fifth consecutive home victory. Tre...

Pullin scores 20 to carry UC Riverside past Cal Poly 70-53

Jan. 16, 2021 9:29 PM EST

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) — Zyon Pullin had 20 points as UC Riverside defeated Cal Poly 70-53 on Saturday. Jock Perry had 17 points for UC Riverside (6-3, 3-1 Big West Conference). Arinze Chidom added 11 points. George Willborn III had 11 points. Alimamy Koroma had 13 points for the Mustangs (2-8, 0-4),...

California Baptist beats Tarleton State 83-74

Jan. 15, 2021 11:36 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Tre Armstrong and Gorjok Gak scored 18 points apiece as California Baptist topped Tarleton State 83-74 on Friday night. Ty Rowell added 17 points for the Lancers. Armstrong shot 4 for 6 on 3-pointers. He added seven rebounds. Gak also had 17 rebounds and four assists. Elijah Thomas...

Tattersall lifts UC Riverside past Cal Poly 86-51

Jan. 15, 2021 9:41 PM EST

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) — Wil Tattersall had 19 points off the bench to lift UC Riverside to an 86-51 win over Cal Poly on Friday. Tattersall shot 5 for 7 from beyond the arc. Arinze Chidom had 14 points and seven rebounds for UC Riverside (5-3, 2-1 Big West Conference). Zyon Pullin added 13 points...

USC thwarts UC Riverside's upset claim with 67-62 win in OT

Jan. 12, 2021 11:46 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Evan Mobley scored 20 points with 11 rebounds and Isaiah Mobley scored 16 with 12 and Southern California escaped an upset bid by UC Riverside, beating the Highlanders 67-62 in overtime on Tuesday night. Evan Mobley's dunk with 4:05 left in the extra session gave the Trojans (9-2) the...

Officers arrest man they say stole California police SUV

Jan. 10, 2021 11:37 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A man suspected of stealing an unmarked police vehicle following a crash on a Southern California freeway was arrested after he ran into an apartment complex, authorities said. Gunfire was exchanged after the suspect gained control of the Corona police SUV following the crash...

Chidom's late shot lifts UC Riverside over Hawaii 70-68

Jan. 9, 2021 9:58 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Arinze Chidom made a hook shot with two seconds left and finished with 15 points as UC Riverside edged Hawaii 70-68 on Saturday. Flynn Cameron had 14 points for UC Riverside (4-2, 1-1 Big West Conference). Jock Perry added 13 points. Casdon Jardine scored a career-high 26 points...

A woman wearing mask to help protect herself from the coronavirus stands in the sun as she walks her dogs in Beijing on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021. With next month's Lunar New Year travel rush looming, the government is telling people to stay put as much as possible and not travel to or from the capital Beijing. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

The Latest: 2 Chinese cities urge people to stay at home

Jan. 9, 2021 12:33 AM EST

BEIJING — Chinese authorities are asking residents in two cities south of Beijing to stay home for seven days as they try to stamp out a coronavirus outbreak in which more than 300 people have tested positive in the past week. According to official notices on social media, the cities of Shijiazhuang and...

Jean-Marie leads Hawaii over UC Riverside 88-83

Jan. 8, 2021 10:42 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — James Jean-Marie had a career-high 24 points as Hawaii edged past UC Riverside 88-83 on Friday. Junior Madut added 21 points for the Rainbow Warriors. Madut also had seven rebounds. It was the first Big West Conference game of the season for both teams. Noel Coleman had 11 points...

FILE - In this Monday, June 20, 2016 file photo, smoke from wildfires burning in Angeles National Forest fills the sky behind the Los Angeles skyline. The Federal Emergency Management Agency has calculated the risk for every county in America for 18 types of natural disasters, such as earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, volcanos and even tsunamis. And of the more than 3,000 counties,  Los Angeles County has the highest ranking in the National Risk Index. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Watch out LA: Feds calculate riskiest, safest places in US

Jan. 2, 2021 10:08 AM EST

Spending her life in Los Angeles, Morgan Andersen knows natural disasters all too well. In college, an earthquake shook her home hard. Her grandfather was affected by recent wildfires in neighboring Orange County. “It’s just that constant reminder, ‘Oh yeah, we live somewhere where...