LOS ANGELES -- Alan Williams scored 32 points including a 10 for 13 performance from the free-throw line and grabbed 16 rebounds for UC Santa Barbara in a 83-74 victory over Cal State Northridge on Saturday night.
Kyle Boswell had 18 points off the bench, Michael Bryson had 14 and the Gauchos shot 50.8 percent from the field, knocking down 30 of 59 shot attempts. UC Santa Barbara (9-19, 5-11 Big West) was 17 of 22 from the line and had 18 assists as a team.
UC Santa Barbara had lost nine of its last 10 games including four straight before the win over the Matadors.
Josh Greene had 25 points on 8-of-19 shooting to lead Cal State Northridge (13-17, 4-13), which have lost six straight.
High school junior Zach Brown, a 7-footer from Miami, has rescinded his commitment to UConn, sources told ESPN.
Reserve center Akolda Manyang has been charged with felony aggravated assault after being accused of punching a man in the face without provocation.
ESPN college basketball reporter Andy Katz discusses the need for the Pac-12 putting in place rules on that would prohibit storming the court after a win.