Scores

Final

Long Beach St 68

(17-15, 8-8 Big West)

Pacific 61

(20-11, 12-4 Big West)

    11:30 PM ET, March 12, 2010

    Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California

    1 2 T
    LBSU 34 3468
    PAC 21 4061

    Top Performers

    Long Beach State: C. Ware 22 Pts, 4 Reb, 6 Ast, 5 Stl, 1 Blk

    Pacific: J. Ford 16 Pts, 8 Reb, 4 Ast, 4 Stl

    Long Beach St. 68, Pacific 61

    Associated Press

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Casper Ware had six assists, five steals, four rebounds and a career-high 22 points to lead Long Beach State to a 68-61 victory over Pacific in the Big West Conference tournament Friday night.

    Larry Anderson added 16 points and Stephan Gilling had 12 points for the third-seeded 49ers (17-15), who will play top-seeded UC Santa Barbara on Saturday for the championship and a berth in the NCAA tournament.

    Joe Ford had 16 points, eight rebounds, four assists and four steals for the second-seeded Tigers (20-11). Sam Willard added 13 points and eight rebounds, while Allen Huddleston scored a season-best 12 points.

    It was the first time this season Long Beach State has won three consecutive games.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LBSU
    PAC
    Points 68 61
    FG Made-Attempted 20-51 (.392) 21-59 (.356)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-15 (.467) 5-22 (.227)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-29 (.724) 14-24 (.583)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 16 4

    2009-10 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Feb 17, 2010 PAC 74, @LBSU 52Recap
    Feb 27, 2010 @PAC 61, LBSU 51Recap
    » Mar 12, 2010 LBSU 68, @PAC 61Recap