Scores

Final

CS Fullerton 66

(14-18, 6-12 Big West)

Long Beach St 75

(19-12, 14-4 Big West)

    9:00 PM ET, March 14, 2013

    Honda Center, Anaheim, California

    1 2 T
    CSF 31 3566
    LBSU 41 3475

    Top Performers

    CS Fullerton: A. Harris 19 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    Long Beach St: J. Ennis 15 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Long Beach St. 75, Cal St.-Fullerton 66

    Associated Press

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- James Ennis scored 15 points, Deng Deng had 12 and top seeded Long Beach State advanced in the Big West Conference tournament with a 75-66 win over Cal State Fullerton on Thursday night.

    Tied at 18 with 12:31 to play before halftime, Ennis hit back-to-back layups to spark a 23-13 run by Long Beach State (19-12) to end the first half with a 41-31 lead. The 49ers trailed only once in the contest when Alex Harris made a 3-pointer to make it 3-2 Titans in the first minute of the game.

    Harris and Kwame Vaughn each had 19 points for eighth-seeded Cal State Fullerton (14-18), which had 18 assists as a team.

    The 49ers are a perfect 3-0 against the Cal State Fullerton this season.

    Long Beach State will play in the semifinals Friday against fourth-seeded UC Irvine, which beat No. 5 Hawaii 71-60.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CSF
    LBSU
    Points 66 75
    FG Made-Attempted 25-51 (.490) 29-50 (.580)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-15 (.467) 6-14 (.429)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-16 (.563) 11-19 (.579)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 1 12

    2012-13 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 19, 2013 LBSU 81, @CSF 71Recap
    Feb 13, 2013 @LBSU 85, CSF 65Recap
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