DAVIS, Calif. -- Tyrell Corbin scored 16 points and UC Davis closed the game on a 12-3 run to defeat UC Santa Cruz 84-78 Tuesday night.
The Aggies (1-3) trailed by as many as 12 in the second half and didn't take the lead for good until Corbin hit a pair of free throws with 2:02 remaining to put them ahead 76-75.
The Banana Slugs outshot the Aggies from the field -- 51 percent to 44 percent -- but hit only 13 of 29 free throws while UC Davis went 29 for 35 from the line.
Shooting guard Jaylen Nowell, ranked No. 45 in the ESPN 100, chose the Washington Huskies on Wednesday over California. As a junior he led Garfield Heights to a state championship and was named MVP of the tournament.
Donnie Tyndall has filed an appeal to reverse the 10-year show cause penalty he received from the NCAA in April for violations that occurred while he was coaching Southern Mississippi.
Top-50 prospect Jaylen Nowell committed to Washington on Wednesday. Nowell, a shooting guard, is No. 45 on the ESPN 100.