Scores

Final

Pacific 57

(14-10, 7-6 Big West)

UC Santa Barbara 67

(11-13, 5-7 Big West)

10:00 PM ET, February 18, 2009

Thunderdome, Santa Barbara, California

1 2 T
PAC 27 3057
UCSB 36 3167

Top Performers

Pacific: C. Troyer 11 Pts, 2 Ast

UC Santa Barbara: C. Devine 26 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

UC Santa Barbara 67, Pacific 57

Associated Press

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -- Chris Devine had 26 points and eight rebounds Wednesday night to lead UC Santa Barbara to its first three-game winning streak of the season with a 67-57 victory over Pacific.

Devine went 8-for-15 from the field and made all 10 of his free throws for the Gauchos (11-13, 5-7 Big West Conference).

Chad Troyer sank a trio of 3-pointers in the first five minutes as Pacific (14-10, 7-6) took an 11-5 lead.

But James Powell scored 10 of his 16 points in an eight-minute run as Santa Barbara surged to a 36-27 halftime lead.

The Tigers got as close as seven points on a dunk by Sam Willard with 16:44 to go, but Devine's two baskets keyed an 8-2 run that put the Gauchos back on course.

UC Santa Barbara its last 13 points from the foul line in 14 attempts.

Troyer finished with 11 to lead Pacific.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PAC
UCSB
Points 57 67
FG Made-Attempted 15-33 (.455) 21-44 (.477)
3P Made-Attempted 8-18 (.444) 3-9 (.333)
FT Made-Attempted 19-30 (.633) 22-24 (.917)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
Largest Lead 6 13

2008-09 Season

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