RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Sparked by 3-pointers from James Ennis and Peter Pappageorge, Long Beach State went on a 10-0 run to begin the overtime period and went on to defeat UC Riverside 91-82 on Thursday night.
Keala King led Long Beach State (9-8, 5-1 Big West) with 18 points and Ennis had 17. Ennis had three 3-pointers and grabbed seven rebounds.
UC Riverside (4-13, 1-4) had four men score in double figures. They were Chris Patton with 21 points, Chris Harriel with 15, Taylor Johns with 14 and Austin Quick with 12. Quick had four 3-pointers and Harriel had three 3-pointers.
Florida State's student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.
The second annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, eight games between members of the Big East and Big Ten to be played Nov. 14-18, will feature Villanova at Purdue in the opener.
Michael Lewis is leaving his assistant coaching job at Butler to take the same position at Nebraska under Tim Miles.