San Diego 77, Maine 63
Freshman Johnny Dee scored a career-high 26 points and led a key
second-half surge to help San Diego snap a three-game losing streak
with a 77-63 win over Maine on Saturday night,
Dee, the Toreros’ leading scorer, tied the school record with
eight 3-pointers. Dee made two of his 3-pointers as San Diego
scored 11 unanswered points to take a 57-43 lead with 9:41
San Diego (5-4) also got 17 points and nine rebounds from Chris
Maine (3-4) was led by Gerald McLemore’s 23 points. The Black
Bears shot just 39.3 percent from the floor.
Neither team led by more than six points with Maine taking a
37-35 halftime edge.
Dee started the second half with a 3-pointer, followed by a
steal and layup to help San Diego take a 44-37 lead. After the
Black Bears closed to 46-43, Dee started the 11-0 run with a