BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) -- Christian Maraker scored 34 points and
grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Pacific to a 91-75 victory over Western
Kentucky Saturday night.
Anthony Esparza added a career-high 21 points for the Tigers
(6-3), and Mike Webb finished with 12.Courtney Lee led Western Kentucky (5-2) with 21 points, and
Elgrace Wilborn scored 12 and Benson Callier 11.Anthony Winchester, who was averaging 24.5 points per game for
the Hilltoppers, finished with just 9 points and was held scoreless
in the first half.Pacific led the entire game, opening with a quick 10-0 run and
stretched its lead to 63-43 on Maraker's dunk and free throw with
13:04 left. Maraker hit 14 of 20 shots from the floor and all five
of his free-throw attempts.Pacific shot 58 percent from the floor, making 33 of 57 shots
and also made 21 of 25 free throws (84 percent). Western Kentucky
shot 45 percent for the game (29 of 64).