UC Irvine 66, Marist 65

Eric Wise and Darren Moore each recorded a double-double, and UC

Irvine edged Marist 66-65 Saturday in a BracketBuster game.

Wise finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds and Moore had 13

points and 12 rebounds for the Anteaters (12-16).

Devin Price scored 18 for the Red Foxes (1-26), who lost their

15th straight.

Zack Atkinson’s jumper with 15 second left gave Irvine a 64-62

lead, and Michael Hunter added two free throws with 4 seconds to go

after a Marist turnover.

Daye Kaba then hit a 3 at the buzzer for the Red Foxes.

Irvine used a 13-0 run to build a 46-34 advantage with 15:29 to

play, but Marist rallied to tie the score at 52 with 7:45

remaining. Neither team led by more than five the rest of the

way.