LOS ANGELES -- Ross Rivera had 16 points to lead a balanced scoring effort and Pacific defeated Cal State Northridge 74-62 on Saturday night.
Pacific (9-8, 3-2 Big West) also got 12 points from Travis Fuller and 10 points from Lorenzo McCloud.
CS Northridge was led by Stephen Maxwell, who scored 23 points and grabbed 12 rebounds. Maxwell was 11 of 15 from the free-throw line.
Pacific had a 36-6 scoring advantage off the bench and a 21-5 edge in points off turnovers.
CS Northridge had a 34-29 rebounding advantage.
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