Scores

Final

Long Beach St 81

(10-6, 3-0 Big West)

CS Northridge 68

(4-9, 1-2 Big West)

    10:05 PM ET, January 7, 2012

    Matadome, Northridge, California

    1 2 T
    LBSU 39 4281
    CSN 31 3768

    Top Performers

    Long Beach State: L. Anderson 20 Pts, 9 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Cal State Northridge: J. Greene 15 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast

    Long Beach St. 81, CS Northridge 68

    Associated Press

    NORTHRIDGE, Calif. -- Larry Anderson scored 20 points and T.J. Robinson 17 to lead Long Beach State to an 81-68 victory against Cal State Northridge on Saturday night.

    Casper Ware and James Ennis had 12 points each and Eugene Phelps added 14 rebounds for the 49ers (10-6, 3-0 Big West).

    Josh Greene scored 15 points and Stephan Hicks and Aqeel Quinn 12 apiece for the Matadors (4-9, 1-2).

    Long Beach State has won the last five meetings between the schools.

    The 49ers led 39-31 at intermission and took permanent control by opening the second half with a 9-2 run. Anderson scored five points and Robinson four during the surge, and the Matadors got no closer than 11 points afterward.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LBSU
    CSN
    Points 81 68
    FG Made-Attempted 27-61 (.443) 23-61 (.377)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-25 (.400) 7-17 (.412)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-27 (.630) 15-21 (.714)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 16 1

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