Keegan Hornbuckle had 14 points and James Nunnally scored 11, and both also contributed four steals for the Gauchos (8-6, 3-1 Big West), who have won three of their last four. Nunnally had nine rebounds and six assists and Williams also had nine points for UC Santa Barbara, which led 38-29 at halftime.
The Gauchos shot 45 percent from the field while UC Irvine made only 33 percent of its outside shots.
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association says it won't move its headquarters, its basketball tournament or other conference championships from North Carolina, despite