|Portland State Defeats UC Riverside 71-64 - Recap|
Portland State got 12 points from Derek Brown en route to a 71-64 victory over UC Riverside on Saturday at Peter W Stott Center.
The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the -7.0 number at most sportsbooks.
Portland State got 11 points from Jamie Orme and another 10 points from Brendan Rumel. Holland Woods contributed 6 assists, while Derek Brown cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
UC Riverside got a 11-point performance from Dragan Elkaz, who was supported by 11 points from Jordan Gilliam. Jordan Gilliam had 8 assists in a losing cause for UC Riverside, while Menno Dijkstra grabbed 6 rebounds.
Portland State was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Portland State had a 30-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Portland State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Willamette. UC Riverside will aim to get back on the winning track at UNLV.