STOCKTON, Calif. -- Lorenzo McCloud led a balanced scoring effort with 14 points and Pacific turned away several comeback attempts by Cal State-Fullerton in the closing moments for a 71-67 victory on Saturday night.
A basket by Kelley and four free throws by Taku in the final 2 minutes enabled Pacific to remain in front.
D.J. Seeley scored 23 points to lead Cal State-Fullerton (11-9, 4-4). Alex Harris scored 19 points and Kwame Vaughn contributed 13 points and nine rebounds. Cal State-Fullerton was 12 of 24 from 3-point range, and Pacific was 8 of 13.
SMU has signed a second player from Australia, 6-foot-11 forward Harry Froling, to a national letter of intent. The Mustangs previously signed guard Tom Wilson from Australia.
There's nothing to suggest the Jayhawks won't end up atop the Big 12 for a 13th season in a row. But what about a return to the Final Four?
Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon has chosen Syracuse, giving the Orange a potential starter at point guard entering the 2016-17 season.