Long Beach State vs Cal Poly

Long Beach St. 78, Cal Poly 69


SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) - Casper Ware scored a career-high 30 points, including five 3-pointers, and Larry Anderson added 20 to lead Long Beach State to its sixth straight win, 78-69 over Cal Poly on Thursday night.

Ware was 9 of 12 from the field, including 5 of 6 from behind the arc. Eugene Phelps and T.J. Robinson added 10 points apiece for the 49ers (13-6), who matched last season's 6-0 start in Big West Conference play. LBSU shot 59 percent from the field, including a blistering 71 percent in the second half.

Will Taylor led the Mustangs (11-8, 2-4) with 16 points and eight rebounds, and David Hanson added 12 points.

Cal Poly never trailed in the first half en route to a 39-32 halftime lead. A Hanson basket made it 45-36 with 16:53 to play, but Long Beach State responded with a 29-6 run over the next eight minutes and cruised from there.

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Long Beach State 49ers
E. Phelps, F365-80-411210
T. Robinson, F293-54-441410
L. Anderson, G404-711-1262120
C. Ware, G379-127-933130
J. Ennis, G301-51-24114
M. Caffey221-20-23323
N. Shepherd60-01-20001
Totals 23-3924-3522111178
Cal Poly Mustangs
D. Hanson, F314-112-242312
W. Taylor, C317-122-282316
D. Royer, G273-90-04148
A. Fermin, G224-70-015311
M. Love, G202-20-01224
C. Eversley193-62-412210
J. Johnson160-12-22252
M. Titchenal161-20-01002
W. Donahue91-10-21022
D. U'u91-10-02022
Totals 26-528-1230162669
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UC Davis14-225-775
UC Irvine11-521-1388
UC Riverside7-914-17234
Cal Poly6-1013-16199
CSNorthridge 4-129-24282
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