Latest UC-Riverside Highlanders men's basketball News

Chidom scores 26, lifts UC Riverside over UC Davis 66-61

Mar. 8, 2020 12:45 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Arinze Chidom scored a career-high 26 points, Dikymbe Martin had 20 and UC Riverside beat UC Davis 66-61 on Saturday night. UC Riverside (17-15, 7-9 Big West Conference) has won three of its last four games while UC Davis (14-18, 8-8) has lost three of four. Joe Mooney had 24...

Chidom, McRae help UC Riverside beat cold-shooting Hawaii

Mar. 1, 2020 2:25 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Arinze Chidom had 14 points and nine rebounds, Callum McRae added 12 points and 10 boards, and UC Riverside beat cold-shooting Hawaii 49-43 on Saturday night. Justin Webster made a layup to open the second half and give a Hawaii (16-12, 7-7 Big West Conference) a 26-24 lead but the Rainbow...

McLaughlin carries UC Santa Barbara over UC Riverside 65-60

Feb. 28, 2020 1:53 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — JaQuori McLaughlin had 22 points as UC Santa Barbara beat UC Riverside 65-60 on Thursday night. Devearl Ramsey had 14 points for UC Santa Barbara (19-9, 8-5 Big West Conference). Brandon Cyrus had 10 rebounds to go with seven points. Amadou Sow, who was second on the Gauchos in...

Willborn leads UC Riverside past Cal Poly 61-49

Feb. 23, 2020 1:04 AM EST

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) — George Willborn III posted 17 points as UC Riverside defeated Cal Poly 61-49 on Saturday night. Arinze Chidom had 14 points and seven rebounds for UC Riverside (15-14, 5-8 Big West Conference), which snapped its five-game losing streak. Dominick Pickett added six rebounds....

Dawson putback gives Hawaii 56-55 win over Riverside

Feb. 21, 2020 1:54 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Justin Webster scored 18 points and Carper Dawson scored on a putback with 31.1 seconds to play and Hawaii pulled out a 56-55 win over UC Riverside on Thursday night. The Highlandears called a timeout with 24.6 seconds remaining before Callum McRae missed a contested shot from the...

Carter's basket lifts Long Beach St over UC Riverside in OT

Feb. 15, 2020 9:40 PM EST

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Freshman Joshua Morgan tossed in 17 points and Michael Carter III hit a jumper with 2 seconds remaining in overtime to lift Long Beach State over UC Riverside 65-63 on Saturday. Morgan sank 8 of 10 shots from the floor and added eight rebounds and four blocked shots for the Beach...

Worku leads UC Irvine past UC Riverside 63-59

Feb. 13, 2020 12:14 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Eyassu Worku scored 18 points to lead UC Irvine past UC Riverside 63-59 on Wednesday night. Collin Welp added 17 points for the Anteaters (16-10, 8-2 Big West Conference). Evan Leonard had 13 points. Brad Greene led the team with 10 rebounds. Dominick Pickett led the Highlanders...

Diane free throws put CSU Northridge past UC Riverside 61-59

Feb. 9, 2020 12:43 AM EST

NORTHRIDGE, Calif. (AP) — Lamine Diane sank a pair of free throws in the final seconds to put CSU Northridge past UC Riverside 61-59 on Saturday night. The game was tied 59-all when Diane drew a foul and went to the line with four seconds left. He drained both free throws, giving the Matadors (10-15, 5-4...

Kamga, Rowe lead Cal State Fullerton past UC Riverside 61-48

Feb. 6, 2020 12:52 AM EST

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Kamga scored 19 points and Jackson Rowe had 14 points and five assists as Cal State Fullerton defeated UC Riverside 61-48 on Wednesday night. Davon Clare had 10 points and eight rebounds and Wayne Arnold added 10 points for Cal State Fullerton (9-15, 4-5 Big West...

Pickett lifts UC Riverside past Long Beach St. 77-69

Jan. 31, 2020 12:45 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Dominick Pickett had a career-high 20 points as UC Riverside topped Long Beach State 77-69 on Thursday night. Dikymbe Martin had 14 points for UC Riverside (14-9, 4-3 Big West Conference). Arinze Chidom added 11 points. Angus McWilliam had 11 points and nine rebounds. Chance Hunter...