California Riverside vs DePaul

DePaul 91, UC Riverside 59

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CHICAGO (AP) - Brandon Young scored 20 points and Cleveland Melvin added 16 as DePaul opened its 90th season of basketball with a 91-59 victory over UC-Riverside on Friday night.

Playing a rare game at on-campus McGrath-Phillips Arena, the Blue Demons pulled away in the second half, as they turned a 10-point halftime lead into a 24-point advantage with 12:08 showing in the second.

The Highlanders never got closer than 18 while the Blue Demons' lead topped 30 points with a late 3-pointer from Stuart Pirri as reserves closed out the game.

Josh Fox scored 17 points while Austin Quick added 15 for UC-Riverside. Robert Smith, the Highlanders' top returning scorer, closed with nine. He sat out much of the second half with a leg injury.

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California Riverside Highlanders
C. Patton, F343-90-09436
C. Harriel, F311-60-34112
A. Quick, G284-84-411315
J. Fox, G276-95-850217
R. Smith, G193-72-52019
D. Guinn232-60-05105
D. Boddie142-30-22004
T. Burke100-10-03000
T. Johnson70-20-00100
T. Owens60-01-20001
S. Jones10-00-00000
Totals 21-5112-243581059
 41.2%50% 
DePaul Blue Demons
M. Morgan, F253-110-03318
D. Kirk, F223-61-14138
B. Young, G287-123-325120
C. Melvin, G277-162-270116
J. Crockett, G182-72-35146
C. McKinney193-50-02036
W. Clahar173-50-02318
D. Robertson Jr.152-20-07034
D. McDonald113-40-01217
M. Clemons51-10-01002
E. McGhee40-10-00000
P. Ryckbosch40-00-02030
J. Price31-20-00003
C. Dolins10-00-00200
S. Pirri11-10-00003
Totals 36-738-939172191
 49.3%88.9% 
Big West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UC Davis14-225-775
UC Irvine11-521-1388
UCSB11-519-1487
LBSU10-616-17111
Hawaii8-822-13152
UC Riverside7-914-17234
Cal Poly6-1013-16199
CSNorthridge 4-129-24282
CSFullerton1-159-22314

Big East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Villanova16-233-32
Butler12-623-1131
Georgetown12-622-1125
Providence11-722-1222
St. Johns10-821-1244
Xavier9-923-1430
Seton Hall6-1216-1597
DePaul6-1212-20197
Creighton4-1414-19151
Marquette4-1413-19147
 
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BAYL 99
MIST 62 Final
CONN 66
USA 76 Final
FSU 71
UMOH 59 Final
NCST 97
GAST 55 Final
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OHST 0 Canc.
MU 0
GWEB 59 Final
UNC 76
BRY 54 Final
IND 97
SEMO 55 Final
KAN 74
UNT 51 Final
CREI 71
SLIP 62 Final
MICH 100
MD 69 Final
UK 72
SOUT 65 Final
GONZ 103
GTOWN 23 Canc.
FLA 27
IAST 59 Final
UCLA 86