Scores

Final

San Diego 79

(12-6, 2-1 WCC)

Loyola Mary 74

(8-12, 0-4 WCC)

    11:00 PM ET, January 15, 2007

    Albert Gersten Pavilion, Los Angeles, California

    1 2 T
    USD 42 3779
    LMU 28 4674

    Top Performers

    San Diego: R. DeRogatis 25 Pts, 1 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    Loyola Marymount: D. Martin 18 Pts, 5 Reb, 8 Ast

    San Diego 79, Loyola Marymount 74

    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Ross DeRogatis scored 25 points and Brandon Johnson and Gyno Pomare added 19 apiece as San Diego defeated Loyola Marymount 79-74 on Monday.

    The Toreros (12-6, 2-1 West Coast conference) have won three straight and 10 of their last 12.

    The Lions (8-12, 0-4) have dropped seven straight and are winless in the conference.

    LMU nearly overcame a 16 point second-half deficit, with Damian Martin's basket with 19.6 seconds left cutting the Toreros' lead to 77-74.

    But DeRogatis made one of two free throws with 18 seconds remaining, the Lions missed two shots on their final possession and San Diego held on to win.

    DeRogatis had six 3-pointers and had six assists. Pomare, the conference leader in rebounds, led the Toreros with eight boards. Johnson, the conference leader in assists, dished out five assists.

    Adoyah Miller tied a career-high in scoring and led the Lions with 23 points, including six 3-pointers. Martin made eight of 11 shots and scored a career-high 18 points. He also had seven assists.

    The Lions committed 10 turnovers in the first-half.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    USD
    LMU
    Points 79 74
    FG Made-Attempted 28-51 (.549) 28-71 (.394)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-16 (.375) 10-24 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-25 (.680) 8-12 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 14 1

    2006-07 Season

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