SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -- Chris Eversley scored 19 points, sparking Cal Poly to an 88-59 victory over Hawaii on Thursday night.
Cal Poly (8-9, 4-3 Big West) went on a 14-0 run early in the game to take control. Cal Poly snapped a three-game losing streak, and defeated a conference opponent at home for the eighth straight time.
Brian Bennett scored 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds for Cal Poly, which had a 38-21 advantage on the glass.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.
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.