LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Mike Caffey hit a go-ahead jumper with two seconds remaining and had 18 points to lead four Long Beach State players in double figures in a 76-72 victory against Hawaii on Saturday night.
Caffey's basket made the score 74-72. On the ensuing play, Hawaii lost possession when Davis Rozitis was called for a foul, the Hawaii bench was assigned a technical foul, and Peter Pappageorge hit two free throws with a second left.
Hawaii trailed by 10 in the second half but rallied to tie the score at 72-all on Jawato's 3-pointer with 1:08 remaining.
Malik Newman, who had widely been considered a one-and-done player, has chosen to transfer to Kansas to continue his college career.
Avery Johnson's first season as a college coach was a success by most measures, and he'll aim to keep the Crimson Tide rolling in the right direction.
Gonzaga has signed California transfer Jordan Mathews to a financial aid agreement for the 2016-17 season.