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

coaches.

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.