Criverside 19 16 35
Lbeachst 31 44 75
Date of game: 2/16/2013

Recap: Long Beach State vs. UC Riverside

Long Beach, CA (Sports Network) - Tony Freeland notched 14 points as the Long Beach State 49ers routed the UC Riverside Highlanders, 75-35, in Big West action at Walter Pyramid.

James Ennis had 12 points for Long Beach State (16-9, 12-2 Big West) while Deng Deng added 10 points.

Taylor Johns paced UC Riverside (5-20, 2-11) with 10 points as the Highlanders became losers for the seventh straight game.

Long Beach State came out of the gate and shot 52.2 percent in the first half while forcing 12 Riverside turnovers. Ennis had 10 points in the opening period as LBSU led 31-19 at the break.

The 49ers extended their lead to 53-30 midway through the second half and never looked back. The Highlanders failed to produce a comeback effort as they went 6-of-28 from the floor in the final 20 minutes.

Riverside hit just 1-of-10 from behind the arc while LBSU converted an efficient 10-of-24 from long range.

Game Notes

Memphis, Fuente agree to extension

With the school's first bowl appearance in six years on the horizon, Memphis announced Thursday it has awarded head football coach Justin Fuente with a contract extension.

Padres acquire Norris from A's

The San Diego Padres' busy offseason continued on Thursday when the club acquired power-hitting catcher Derek Norris from Oakland.

Canadiens' Pacioretty exits after check

Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty left Thursday night's game against Anaheim in the third period after hitting the boards on a hard check.

Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.