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Armstrong scores 28; Cal Baptist beats Utah Valley 75-73

Jan. 16, 2022 02:37 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Tre Armstrong made 10 of 11 from the free-throw line and finished with 28 points to help California Baptist beat Utah Valley 75-73 on Saturday night. Ty Rowell scored 16 points for Cal Baptist (11-5, 1-2 Western Athletic Conference). ...

Pickett lifts UC Riverside over CSU Bakersfield 65-64

Jan. 15, 2022 20:09 PM EST

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Dominick Pickett tossed in 18 points and sank two free throws with 12 seconds remaining to lift UC Riverside to a 65-64 victory over CSU Bakersfield in Big West Conference play on Saturday. Zyon Pullin added 17 points for the Highlanders (9-5, 2-1)....

2 detained in California mall shooting, no injuries

Jan. 14, 2022 23:41 PM EST

MORENO VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A person fired at gun at a Southern California mall on Friday evening, authorities said. No one was hurt. Two suspects have been detained in the incident at the Moreno Valley Mall, the Riverside County Sheriff's Department said on Twitter. A firearm...

Pullin scores 13 to lift UC Riverside over Cal Poly 57-46

Jan. 14, 2022 00:12 AM EST

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) — Zyon Pullin posted 13 points as UC Riverside beat Cal Poly 57-46 on Thursday night. Flynn Cameron had 12 points and eight rebounds for UC Riverside (8-5, 2-1 Big West Conference). Dominick Pickett added 10 points and seven rebounds. ...

Gooden carries Dixie State past California Baptist 79-76

Jan. 13, 2022 00:37 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Cameron Gooden had a career-high 26 points as Dixie State closed the game on an 11-0 run and narrowly beat California Baptist 79-76 on Wednesday night. Hunter Schofield had 16 points and 10 rebounds for Dixie State (8-9, 1-3 Western Athletic Conference),...

Welp scores 30 to carry UC Irvine over UC Riverside 68-51

Jan. 08, 2022 23:19 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Collin Welp had a season-high 30 points as UC Irvine got past UC Riverside 68-51 on Saturday night. Austin Johnson had 16 points for UC Irvine (6-4, 1-0 Big West Conference). Justin Hohn added 10 points. JP Moorman II had 16 points for the...

Pickett, McRae lead UC Riverside past UC San Diego 59-51

Jan. 07, 2022 00:18 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Dominick Pickett and Callum McRae each recorded 12 points and 12 rebounds as UC Riverside topped UC San Diego 59-51 on Thursday night. Flynn Cameron had 13 points for UC Riverside (7-4, 1-0 Big West Conference), which earned its fifth consecutive home...

DNA helps identify woman found in shallow grave in 1994

Jan. 03, 2022 21:10 PM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A woman found dead and partially buried in the Southern California desert nearly three decades ago has been identified after her DNA was matched with one of her surviving children, prosecutors said. The Riverside County District Attorney’s Office...

California man sentenced for 21 Trader Joe's robberies

Jan. 03, 2022 18:43 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A gunman who robbed or tried to rob 21 Trader Joe's grocery stores throughout Southern California was sentenced Monday to 21 years in federal prison. Gregory Johnson, 44, of Huntington Park was sentenced in Los Angeles for the holdups that were committed between...

Sheriff: Deputy shoots, kills man with rifle in California

Jan. 03, 2022 12:44 PM EST

WILDOMAR, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California sheriff's deputy fatally shot an armed man who allegedly tried to break into a home Sunday and opened fire, authorities said. The man, whose name was not immediately made public, was pronounced dead at the scene in Wildomar, a city in...