Nevada vs UC Irvine

UC Irvine 78, Nevada 64


IRVINE, Calif. (AP) - Daman Starring scored 25 points on 7 of 15 shooting including a perfect 10 for 10 from the free-throw line to lead UC Irvine past Nevada in a comfortable 78-64 season opening victory Saturday.

Starring added seven rebounds and two assists to his 25-point night and two other players scored in double figures for the Anteaters with Michael Wilder and Alex Young each scoring 12.

Both squads lived at the free-throw line with 44 fouls called in the game which led to 69 total free throws taken between the schools. UC Irvine was 23 of 36 from the line while the Wolf Pack hit 24 of 33.

UC Irvine led 41-35 at the break but went on a 17-4 run to start the second half capped off by Young's jumper with 12:57 to play giving the Anteaters a 58-39 advantage.

Malik Story had 21 points in the loss for Nevada.

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Nevada Wolf Pack
K. Panzer, F272-72-29126
D. Elliott, F231-22-22044
D. Burton, G302-84-72138
M. Story, G287-176-950321
J. Evans Jr., G243-42-22148
C. Huff172-74-65009
J. Burris161-32-35114
C. Fall130-20-04120
M. Coleman121-42-20034
P. Nyeko100-10-00110
Totals 19-5524-333762364
UC Irvine Anteaters
A. Folker, F293-80-49336
M. Wilder, F294-133-4112112
W. Davis II, C214-70-07028
D. Starring, G337-1510-1072225
D. Flowers, G160-71-32021
A. Young214-53-542312
C. McNealy201-40-05312
J. Ryan111-22-42024
M. Best82-40-21114
A. Wright60-02-20012
C. Clifford50-12-20032
T. Souza10-00-00000
Totals 26-6623-3651132178
Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
San Diego St16-228-1041
Fresno St.13-525-1066
Boise St.11-720-12101
New Mexico10-817-15141
Colorado St.8-1018-16181
Utah St.7-1116-15153
Air Force5-1314-18226
San Jose St.4-149-22301

Big West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UC Irvine13-328-1075
UC Davis6-911-18281
UC Riverside5-1114-19267
CSNorthridge 5-1110-20280
Cal Poly4-1210-20236
Other games
EVAN 49 Final
ND 58
SIUE 69 Final