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Gak carries California Baptist past Long Beach St. 96-75

Jan. 23, 2021 11:45 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Gorjok Gak had 26 points plus 16 rebounds as California Baptist romped past Long Beach State 96-75 on Saturday night. Ty Rowell added 22 points for the Lancers. Rowell also had eight assists. Reed Nottage had 18 points and six rebounds for California Baptist (7-4), which earned...

FILE - In this Jan. 22, 2021 file photo medical staff members walk between traffic cones at a mass COVID-19 vaccination site set up in the parking lot of Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, Calif. Five weeks into its vaccination program, California still doesn't have nearly the supply to meet demand and there's growing angst among residents over the difficulty to even get in line for a shot. Social media is awash with people seeking or giving tips on how to maneuver through the system. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong,File)

The Latest: New virus clusters hit China's north provinces

Jan. 23, 2021 9:38 PM EST

BEIJING — A Chinese city has brought 2,600 temporary treatment rooms online as the country’s north battles new clusters of coronavirus. The single-occupancy rooms in the city of Nangong in Hebei province just outside Beijing are each equipped with their own heaters, toilets, showers and other...

Chidom, Perry lift UC Riverside past CS Bakersfield 70-63

Jan. 23, 2021 9:35 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Arinze Chidom and Jock Perry scored 14 points apiece as UC Riverside topped Cal State Bakersfield 70-63 on Saturday. Flynn Cameron added 11 points for the Highlanders, while Wil Tattersall and Dominick Pickett each had 10. Zyon Pullin, who was second on the Highlanders in scoring...

FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 file photo smoke fills the walkway outside the Senate Chamber as supporters of President Donald Trump are confronted by U.S. Capitol Police officers inside the Capitol in Washington. Kevin Strong, a Federal Aviation Administration employee and QAnon follower from California who had been on the FBI's radar is facing federal charges after authorities say he confessed to taking part in the siege of the U.S. Capitol. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

FAA employee charged with taking part in US Capitol riot

Jan. 22, 2021 10:55 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A Federal Aviation Administration employee and QAnon follower from California who had been on the FBI's radar is facing federal charges after he confessed to taking part in the siege of the U.S. Capitol, according to court documents released Friday. Kevin Strong, 44, of Beaumont,...

Moore leads CSU Bakersfield over UC Riverside 47-45

Jan. 22, 2021 10:27 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Taze Moore had 14 points as Cal State Bakersfield narrowly beat UC Riverside 47-45 on Friday. De’Monte Buckingham had six rebounds for Cal State Bakersfield (10-4, 6-1 Big West Conference), which won its sixth consecutive game. Ronne Readus added four blocks. Both teams set...

California Baptist beats San Diego Christian 89-37

Jan. 20, 2021 11:31 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Tre Armstrong posted 18 points and six assists as California Baptist routed San Diego Christian 89-37 on Wednesday night. Reed Nottage had 15 points and nine rebounds for Cal Baptist (6-4), which earned its sixth consecutive home victory. Elijah Thomas added 14 points. Malik Wade...

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...