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Long Beach State defeats UC Riverside

Greg Plater has 24 points in the 49ers' victory.

March 03, 2011|Wire reports

Long Beach State 82, at UC Riverside 76: Greg Plater scored 24 points as the 49ers finished off their regular season by holding off the Highlanders for their ninth victory in a row. Long Beach State (20-10, 14-2 Big West) had already clinched the regular-season title. Kareem Nitoto scored 23 points for Riverside (10-18, 5-10), which cut a 19-point lead to one.

at Boise State 95, Cal State Bakersfield 59: The Roadrunners (9-19), coming off a 45-point loss to Gonzaga, fell for the 10th time in a row on the road and eighth overall. The Broncos (18-11) have won six consecutive games.

Tonight's scheudle


Cal State Fullerton at Pacific7

Cal State Northridge at UC Davis7


Washington at No. 9 UCLA7

Washington State at USC7

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