Freeman lifts UC Santa Barbara over Long Beach St. 87-62
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Matt Freeman had a career-high 24 points as UC Santa Barbara routed Long Beach State 87-62 on Saturday.
Freeman shot 9 for 11 from the field, including 6 of 7 on 3-pointers.
UC Santa Barbara totaled 55 points in the second half, a season best for the team.
The Gauchos evened the season series against the Beach with the win. Long Beach State defeated UC Santa Barbara 55-52 on Jan. 11. UC Santa Barbara plays Hawaii at home on Thursday. Long Beach State takes on Cal Poly on the road on Wednesday.