Loyola Marymount rolls over La Sierra 100-83
LOS ANGELES (AP)
Evan Payne scored 24 points to lead Loyola Marymount over La Sierra 100-83 on Saturday.
Loyola Marymount hit 52 percent from the field and out-rebounded NAIA member La Sierra 51-25.
Wolfgang Wood scored 24 points and gathered seven rebounds for La Sierra. C.J. Goldsmith added 19 points in the loss.
Loyola led by just one at 26-25 with 8:24 left in the first half, then went on a 15-0 run - including emphatic dunks by Marin Mornar and C.J. Blackwell - en route to a 17-point 54-37 lead at intermission.
Garrett Kiefer's jumper with 6:27 left cut the lead to 12 at 80-68, but La Sierra could get no closer down the stretch.