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Elkaz leads UC Riverside over Cal Lutheran 74-40

Dec. 7, 2019 12:51 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Dragan Elkaz came off the bench to score 15 points and UC Riverside defeated Cal Lutheran 74-40 on Friday night. Zac Watson had 10 points for UC Riverside (7-3), which has won six consecutive home games. Angus McWilliam added 10 points and nine rebounds. Khyber Kabellis had eight...

Acquaah leads California Baptist past UC Riverside 79-67

Dec. 5, 2019 12:24 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Milan Acquaah scored 24 points with seven rebounds and six assists as California Baptist beat UC Riverside 79-67 on Wednesday night, snapping a two-game skid. Ferron Flavors Jr. added 13 points and five rebounds for the Lancers (4-4) who ended UC Riverside’s four-game...

Elkaz helps lead UC Riverside over SIU-Edwardsville 69-51

Nov. 29, 2019 8:31 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Dragan Elkaz had 11 points off the bench to help UC Riverside to a 69-51 win over Southern Illinois-Edwardsville in the College Hoops Roadshow on Friday. Khyber Kabellis had 11 points and six assists for UC Riverside (6-2), which won its fourth consecutive game. Zyon Pullin added...

Hagedorn scores 29, South Dakota holds off Calif. Baptist

Nov. 28, 2019 12:20 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Tyler Hagedorn hit 11 of 13 from the floor to total 29 points with 10 rebounds as South Dakota held off a California Baptist rally for an 84-83 victory on Wednesday night. The Coyotes had a comfortable lead, 50-32, at the break but had to mount their own rally to come back for the...

UC Riverside needs another run to pull away from Longwood

Nov. 27, 2019 12:15 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — George Willborn III scored 12 points with 12 rebounds and Dragan Elkaz scored 15 off the bench and UC Riverside beat Longwood 71-58 on Tuesday night. Dominick Pickett scored 14 and Callum McCrae scored 13 with nine rebounds for the Highlanders (5-2) which won their third straight...

Roberts lifts Georgia St. over California Baptist 69-60

Nov. 24, 2019 1:37 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Justin Roberts had 14 points, six rebounds and five steals as Georgia State defeated California Baptist 69-60 in the 2K Classic on Saturday night. Kane Williams also had 14 points for Georgia State (3-3). Corey Allen added 10 points and Damon Wilson had eight rebounds. De'jon Davis...

Andrus leads Prairie View past Cent. Arkansas 78-72 in OT

Nov. 23, 2019 11:37 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Gerard Andrus scored 28 points including a dunk with eight seconds remaining in regulation to even the score and send the game into overtime as Prairie View A&M beat Central Arkansas 78-72 at the 2K Empire Classic on Saturday night. In the extra period, Tamir Bynum made a...

UC Riverside puts away Denver 73-49 on strength of McCrae

Nov. 23, 2019 8:47 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Callum McCrae scored 18 points on 8-of-10 shooting with nine rebounds and Zyon Pullin scored 15 and UC Riverside beat Denver 73-49 on Saturday. Alperen Kurnaz made a 3-pointer to give Denver a 7-4 lead with 17:22 before halftime. Dominick Pickett countered with back-to-back 3s and...

California Baptist outlasts Central Arkansas in overtime

Nov. 23, 2019 1:27 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Ferron Flavors Jr. scored 24 points, Tre Armstrong added 17 off the bench, and California Baptist defeated Central Arkansas 104-98 in overtime on Friday night in the 2K Empire Classic. Milan Acquaah added 16 points and nine assists for the Lancers (3-2). He was 10 for 10 from the...

Williams carries Georgia State past Prairie View 83-74

Nov. 22, 2019 11:28 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Kane Williams scored 17 points and grabbed six rebounds as Georgia State topped Prairie View 83-74 in the 2K Empire Classic sub-regional game on Friday. Corey Allen had 18 points and four assists for Georgia State (2-3). Justin Roberts added 14 points. Damon Wilson had 13 points...