Saint Mary’s 75, UC Riverside 56
Rob Jones had 24 points and 11 rebounds, and Matthew Dellavedova
scored a career-high 23 points, leading Saint Mary?s to a 75-56
victory Tuesday night over UC Riverside.
The Gaels (8-2), who improved to 7-0 at home, had eight points
and seven assists from guard Mickey McConnell.
Senior guard Javon Borum led UC Riverside (3-6) with 15 points,
and Phil Martin had seven points and seven rebounds for the
Jones, a transfer from San Diego, set his scoring high as a
Gael. He scored 27 against Loyola Marymount as a freshman for San
Jones shot 9-for-15 from the field and 6-for-9 from 3-point
range. Dellavedova was 9 of 17 from the field and 5 of 10 from long
range while dishing out seven assists.
Leading just 41-35 with under 14 minutes left, the Gaels went on
a 22-5 run, jumping their lead to a commanding 63-40.