Santa Barbara vs UC Riverside Wrap - UC Riverside Wins 54-45
UC Riverside grabbed a 54-45 win over Santa Barbara on Wednesday, behind a 14-point effort from Chris Harriel at Student Center.
Bettors who backed UC Riverside were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 1.5 at sportsbooks.
UC Riverside got 11 points from Taylor Johns and another 10 points from Chris Patton. Robert Smith contributed 4 assists, while Robert Smith cleaned the glass with 4 rebounds.
Santa Barbara got 15 points from Alan Williams in a losing cause and another 12 points from Taran Brown. T.J. Taylor contributed 5 assists for them, while Alan Williams had 12 rebounds.
Santa Barbara had a 35-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.