IRVINE, Calif. -- Eric Wise returned after missing six games with an injury to score 23 points and grab 15 rebounds, leading UC Irvine to a 96-87 double-overtime victory against UC Davis on Thursday night.
Wise had 12 of his points in the extra periods for the Anteaters (12-17, 5-9), who also got 22 points from Darren Moore. Pavol Losonsky added 20 points for UC Irvine.The earlier meeting between the Big West schools also went to double overtime, with the Aggies winning 108-107 in Davis, Calif., on Jan. 29. Wise injured his left hamstring in that game.Eddie Miller scored 26 points to lead the Aggies (9-18, 3-10), including a 3-pointer to tie the game at 80 at the end of the first overtime. Joe Harden scored 24 points and Mark Payne had 20 points and eight rebounds for UC Davis.