Scores

Final

Drake 70

(1-2, 0-1 away)

California 73

(4-0, 2-0 home)

Coverage: ESPN2/WatchESPN

11:30 PM ET, November 22, 2012

Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California

1 2 T
DRKE 33 3770
CAL 33 4073

Top Performers

Drake: S. VanDeest 13 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

California: J. Cobbs 21 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

California 73, Drake 70

Associated Press

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Justin Cobbs scored four of his 21 points in the final 71 seconds, Allen Crabbe had 15 points and California rallied from nine points down in the final 7 minutes to beat Drake 73-70 on Thursday night in an opening-round game of the DirecTV Classic.

Richard Solomon had 10 points for the Bears (4-0) before fouling out in the final seconds. Each of Cal's first three wins was decided by margins of 11 or more points.

Ben Simons had 13 points for Drake (1-2), sharing scoring honors with Seth VanDeest, Richard Carter and Gary Ricks Jr. Jordan Clark had 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Bulldogs.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
DRKE
CAL
Points 70 73
FG Made-Attempted 24-53 (.453) 25-53 (.472)
3P Made-Attempted 7-21 (.333) 3-11 (.273)
FT Made-Attempted 15-26 (.577) 20-26 (.769)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
Largest Lead 9 10

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