Cal Poly vs Long Beach State

Long Beach St. 55, Cal Poly 50


LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Casper Ware scored 17 points and T.J. Robinson had the 45th double-double of his career to help Long Beach State defeat Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo 55-50 on Thursday night.

Robinson had 13 points and 14 rebounds for the 49ers (9-6, 2-0 Big West), whose final margin represented their biggest lead.

Will Taylor scored 16 points and David Hanson 11 for the Mustangs (9-6, 0-2).

Long Beach State, which has a 15-game home winning streak, has won five of its last six.

Mike Caffey's 3-pointer with 7:03 to go gave Long Beach State a 44-43 lead. But Taylor trimmed the deficit to 50-48 with 1:16 remaining. After Caffey sank a free throw, Hanson's layup cut it to 51-50 with 28 seconds left.

Ware sank two free throws to make it 53-50, and after Taylor missed a 3-pointer with 8 seconds left, Robinson hit two more foul shots to close it out.

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Cal Poly Mustangs
D. Hanson, F295-81-231211
W. Taylor, C307-102-281116
A. Fermin, G344-70-02139
D. U'u, G242-60-41034
D. Royer, G170-20-00120
J. Johnson190-32-21112
M. Titchenal150-20-02120
C. Eversley112-42-27026
W. Donahue100-20-01130
M. Love71-20-00012
K. Odister40-10-01000
Totals 21-477-123072050
Long Beach State 49ers
T. Robinson, F394-95-6140313
E. Phelps, F283-52-42038
L. Anderson, G363-72-64108
C. Ware, G365-145-712117
J. Ennis, G301-40-01232
M. Caffey292-22-34607
N. Shepherd20-00-00000
Totals 18-4116-2627111055
Big West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UC Irvine12-421-15133
UC Davis11-523-13166
CSNorthridge 7-911-19313
Cal Poly6-1011-20296
UC Riverside5-117-21330
Other games
PEP 45 Final
Michigan 71 Final
Indiana 73
UNLV 89 Final
SDCC 52 Final