Recap: Pacific vs. Cal State Fullerton
Stockton, CA (Sports Network) - Lorenzo McCloud scored 14 points to lead all five starters in double figures for the Pacific Tigers who knocked off the Cal State Fullerton Titans, 71-67, in a Big West conference battle at the Spanos Center.
Travis Fulton netted 13 points to go with seven rebounds, Khalil Kelley had 12 points and six assists, Colin Beatty chipped in 11 points and Sama Taku tacked on 10 points for Pacific (12-8, 6-2 Big West) which has won four of its last five.
D.J. Seeley scored a game-high 23 points, Alex Harris added 19 and Kwame Vaughn (13 points, nine rebounds) nearly had a double-double for Cal State Fullerton (11-9, 4-4) which has lost four of its last five.
Pacific took a 35-30 lead into halftime by shooting 48.3 percent from the floor while holding Cal State Fullerton to just 38.5 percent. The Titans hung around thanks to a 6-of-11 showing from beyond the arc.
In the second half the Tigers shot an even better 52.2 percent from the field which was enough to hold off the Titans who hit on 44.8 percent.
Pacific dominated inside and had a 30-18 edge on points in the paint. The Tigers also assisted on 20 of their 26 field goals.Game Notes