Hawaii 72, UC Riverside 68
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP)
Tied at 67, Joaquim hit a pair of free throws to put Hawaii (12-9, 6-4 Big West) up 69-67 with 2:32 remaining in the game. Isaac Fotu hit a jumper to make it 71-67 and Standhardinger hit a free throw with 6 seconds left to seal the deal.
The Highlanders stayed close by hitting 10 3-pointers in the game, dishing out 21 assists and shooting 50 percent from the field.
Chris Patton led UC Riverside (5-16, 2-7) with 13 points, Austin Quick added 12 and Josh Fox chipped in with 10 points, six rebounds and three assists.