Pacific vs Portland

Townes' 18 points, 16 boards powers Pacific past Portland

Associated Press
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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) Anthony Townes scored 18 points and grabbed 16 rebounds as Pacific earned a season-split with Portland, posting a 76-65 win over the Pilots Thursday night.

Portland beat the Tigers in the West Coast Conference opener, 80-76, but Pacific took control of the rematch in the second half, leading by as many as 18 points down the stretch.

Jazz Johnson's jumper got the Pilots even at 22-22 with 5:47 left in the first half, but Jack Williams hit a 3-pointer to give Pacific the lead for good with 3:32 left and the Tigers held a 33-28 advantage at intermission.

Townes shot 7 of 14 from the field and grabbed a dozen caroms off the defensive glass. Tonko Vuko added 12 points.

Johnson finished with 23 points to lead Portland (9-18, 2-13).

Pacific (10-18, 4-11) completes its final road trip of the regular season Saturday afternoon against No. 1 Gonzaga.

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Scoreboard
Pacific (10-18) «334376
Portland (9-18)283765
UOP:A. Townes 18 Pts
UOP:A. Townes 16 Reb
UOP:D. Ursery 2 Ast
PORT:J. Johnson 23 Pts
PORT:G. Taylor 9 Reb
PORT:G. Taylor 2 Ast

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PLAYERS OF THE GAME
PacificPortland
UOP
Anthony Townes
PORT
Gabe Taylor
PtsRebsAstPtsRebsAst
181621192
Pacific Tigers
R. Bowles, F333-132-21129
A. Townes, F327-144-4162218
M. Haynes, G211-45-61147
T. Vuko, F205-71-220312
K. Montague, G100-30-01120
D. Ursery, G263-74-542210
K. Smith, G193-43-431310
I. Theodorou, F121-20-00113
J. Williams, F123-60-07047
M. Tinsley, G70-00-02010
D. Taylor, G40-20-00000
S. Eleraky, C40-00-02010
T. Wallace, G00-00-00000
T. Powell, F00-00-00000
J. Lampkin, F00-00-00000
M. Reynolds, G00-00-00000
D. Rector, F00-00-00000
Totals 26-6219-233992576
 41.9%82.6% 
Portland Pilots
J. Johnson, G386-158-1020423
G. Taylor, F302-77-892111
X. Hallinan, G283-75-611312
R. Jackson, G261-53-43056
P. Hartwich, C221-10-25032
D. Tyson, G280-42-20132
J. Marshall, F154-70-21109
R. Barreno, C130-20-04010
C. Maker, G/F00-00-00000
F. Porter, G00-00-00000
A. Ferguson, G00-00-00000
A. Monson, G00-00-00000
M. Porter, G00-00-00000
J. Smoyer, F/C00-00-00000
Totals 17-4825-342552065
 35.4%73.5% 
West Coast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Gonzaga17-137-28
St. Marys16-229-517
BYU12-622-1265
San Fran.10-820-1394
Santa Clara10-817-16125
LMU8-1015-15153
San Diego6-1213-18204
Pepperdine5-139-22246
Pacific4-1411-22223
Portland2-1611-22237
 
Other games
WISC 58 Final
MICH 64
ARIZ 78 Final
WSU 59
SF 61 Final
GONZ 96
UTAH 61 Final
ORE 79
LMU 48 Final
STMA 81