|Recap - Cal State-Northridge Defeats UC Riverside 70-68|
Cal State-Northridge got 22 points and 2 assists from Lamine Diane en route to a 70-68 victory over UC Riverside on Wednesday at The Matadome.
Bettors who backed Cal State-Northridge were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of -7.5.
Lamine Diane had 22 points for Cal State-Northridge and Jared Pearre chipped in with 6 points. Darius Brown II had 5 assists for them, while Lamine Diane was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
UC Riverside got a 20-point performance from Callum McRae, who was supported by 15 points from Dikymbe MArtin. Dikymbe MArtin had 6 assists in a losing cause for UC Riverside, while Callum McRae grabbed 14 rebounds.
Cal State-Northridge was losing at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored UC Riverside as they grabbed 34 boards, while Cal State-Northridge only had 27
Cal State-Northridge heads into a battle against Hawaii. UC Riverside, meanwhile, will have their next action against UC Irvine.