UC Irvine vs Long Beach State

Long Beach St. 81, UC Irvine 59

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LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) - James Ennis scored 17 points, including five 3-pointers, and Dan Jennings added 14 to lead Long Beach State to its sixth straight win, 81-59 over UC Irvine on Saturday.

Ennis was 6 of 9 from the field, including 5 of 8 from 3-point range, and matched his team-leading scoring average. Jennings pulled down seven rebounds for the 49ers (11-8, 7-1 Big West), who shot 57 percent from the floor and 58 percent from beyond the arc.

Will Davis II led the Anteaters (10-11, 4-4) with 18 points and 12 rebounds, and Chris McNealy scored 10.

Irvine stayed close throughout the first half and trailed just 37-35 after Alex Young's 3-pointer a minute after halftime. But the Anteaters ran out of gas later in the second half, and Long Beach State's 15-3 run turned a 59-52 lead into 74-55.

Long Beach State has won its last five meetings with UC Irvine.

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UC Irvine Anteaters
M. Wilder, F303-110-12129
A. Folker, F152-52-23046
W. Davis II, C359-120-2120018
A. Young, G362-82-23608
D. Starring, G231-61-21333
C. McNealy284-131-230110
C. Clifford141-20-01122
D. Flowers101-30-00123
T. Souza30-00-00000
R. McConnell20-10-00000
J. Ryan20-00-01000
A. Wright20-00-00010
Totals 23-616-1131121559
 37.7%54.5% 
Long Beach State 49ers
T. Freeland, F291-33-63325
J. Ennis, F266-90-022317
D. Jennings, C246-82-370214
M. Caffey, G372-72-45517
K. King, G325-110-074110
P. Pappageorge223-53-441211
K. Gulley113-40-02009
K. Richardson72-20-12114
D. Deng50-00-02000
N. Shepherd50-02-20002
G. Djuma21-20-01002
Totals 29-5112-2036161281
 56.9%60% 
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UC Irvine13-323-12
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Hawaii9-720-11
CSNorthridge 7-917-18
Cal Poly6-1014-20
CSFullerton6-1011-20
UC Riverside5-1110-21
UC Davis4-129-22
 
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