Big West Conference Tournament - Cal State-Northridge Matadors vs UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos Wrap - UC-Santa Barbara Wins 71-68

UC-Santa Barbara got 19 points from Ar'mond Davis en route to a 71-68 victory over Cal State-Northridge on Thursday at Honda Center.

UC-Santa Barbara did not, however, defeat Cal State-Northridge against the spread, which closed at -5.0 at most sportsbooks.

UC-Santa Barbara got 16 points from Amadou Sow and another 12 points from Jaquori McLaughlin. Jaquori McLaughlin contributed 2 assists, while Amadou Sow cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Cal State-Northridge got a 22-point performance from Lamine Diane, who was supported by 16 points from Terrell Gomez. Lamine Diane had 4 assists in a losing cause for Cal State-Northridge, while Lamine Diane grabbed 17 rebounds.

UC-Santa Barbara was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored UC-Santa Barbara as they grabbed 36 boards, while Cal State-Northridge only had 34