Alaska-Anchorage 77, UC Irvine 63
Taylor Rohde scored 28 points – 16 from the free-throw line –
and added 12 rebounds as Alaska-Anchorage defeated UC Irvine 77-63
in the seventh-place game of the Great Alaska Shootout.
Travis Thompson and Abebe Demissie had 13 points apiece for the
Division II Seawolves (1-2) and Lonnie Ridgway scored 11 points.
Rohde was 16 for 18 from the foul line while UC Irvine went 10 for
16 as a team.
The Anteaters (0-6) scored the game’s first seven points, but
the host Seawolves took their first lead at 29-28. UC Irvine led
44-42 at halftime but managed just 19 points in the second half,
and was outscored 13-2 in the final 7 1/2 minutes.
Daman Starring had 21 points to lead UC Irvine.