DAVIS, Calif. (AP) -- Larry Cunningham had 26 points to help UC Riverside beat UC Davis 80-76 on Thursday night.
Henrik Thomsen added 14 points and Justin Bell scored 13 for the Highlanders (7-22). Thomas Juillerat had 16 points, 11 rebounds, and nine assists for the Aggies (4-23), who have an 11-game losing streak. Ari Wamerdam had a career-high 23 points for UC Davis.UC Riverside trailed the Aggies 32-28 with 5:24 left before charging back to lead at 39-37 at the half. UC Davis hit 15 of 22 shots, but turned the ball over 12 times in the first half.After UC Davis' Ari Wamerdam completed a three-point play to tie the score 71-71 with 3:45 to go, a 7-1 run gave the Highlanders a 78-72 lead with 59 seconds left.Juillerat's basket cut the UC Riverside lead to three, but the Aggies could not capitalize on four of six missed free throws by the Highlanders in the last 25 seconds of the game.