Liberty 24 22 46
Cirvine 30 34 64
Date of game: 11/19/2012

Recap: UC Irvine vs. Liberty

Huntsville, TX (Sports Network) - Daman Starring recorded a game-high 12 points as the UC Irvine Anteaters defeated the Liberty Flames, 64-46, in the Progressive Legends Classic sub-regional at Bernard Johnson Coliseum

Starring was 5-of-7 shooting from the floor for the Anteaters (2-1) and was joined in double-figure scoring by Chris McNealy who contributed 10 points off the bench.

For the Flames (0-3), Davon Marshall and Tavares Speaks contributed 12 and 11 points, respectively.

UC Irvine connected on 12-of-28 shots in the first 20 minutes giving it a 30-24 lead, over the struggling Anteaters at the half. Liberty made 5-of-8 from beyond the arc, while the Flames could only muster 2-of-9 from three- point range.

The Anteaters continued their solid play in the second half, hitting 44.0 percent from the field, while at the same time limiting the Flames to just 1- of-3 from the perimeter en route to the 18-point decision.

UC Irvine forced 20 turnovers, while limiting itself to just seven. The Anteaters knocked down 23-of-53 shots from the floor in the win.

Game Notes

Leinart, Crouch headline 2016 College HOF ballot

Former Heisman Trophy winners Matt Leinart, Eric Crouch and Rashaan Salaam are among 76 Football Bowl Subdivision players on the ballot for election into the 2016 class of the College Football Hall of Fame.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Halfway to the Sprint Cup Chase

The regular season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has reached its midpoint, with 13 races completed and 13 to go before the championship Chase begins.

Blue Jays activate Navarro from DL

The Toronto Blue Jays activated catcher Dioner Navarro from the 15-day disabled list following a 2-0 loss to the Washington Nationals in the opener of Tuesday's doubleheader.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.