California 51, Cal Poly-SLO 41
Jorge Gutierrez overcame a terrible shooting night to make a key
3-pointer with 1:09 left to play as California held on to beat Cal
Poly 51-41 on Saturday.
Markhuri Sanders-Frison had 15 points and 10 rebounds for his
second career double-double while Gutierrez finished with 10 points
on 4 of 14 shooting to help the Golden Bears snap a two-game losing
streak at home. The win was also the 599th of coach Mike
Montgomery’s career, sixth most among active Division I
California (6-4) shot just 38.6 percent from the field as a team
but outscored Cal Poly 12-2 over the final 3 minutes.
Shawn Lewis scored 16 points for Cal Poly (3-7) and moved within
36 of becoming the 15th player in Mustangs history to reach 1,000
for his career.
The loss was the fourth in a row for Cal Poly.