IRVINE, Calif. -- Daman Starring scored a 3-pointer and followed with another basket to get UC Irvine off and running in overtime, and the Anteaters outscored UC Davis 11-0 for a 69-58 victory on Saturday night.
Adam Folker led UC Irvine (7-7, 1-0 Big West) with 15 points and 14 rebounds.
Starring scored 15 points and Alex Young scored 12. Both men connected on a pair of 3-pointers.
Will Davis II scored 10 for UC Irvine.
UC Davis attempted eight shots in the extra period, but could not connect.
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