UC Santa Barbara 74, Chapman 48
James Nunnally scored 20 points to help UC Santa Barbara defeat
Chapman 74-48 in a season opener Friday night.
Nunnally, who made 9 of 12 shots, was followed by Orlando
Johnson with 14 points and Kyle Boswell with 11. T.J. Taylor added
With 11 points, Brandon Lin was Chapman’s only double-figure
The Gauchos enjoyed a huge shooting advantage, hitting 29 of 50
shots (58.0 percent) to 17 of 42 (40.5 percent) for the Division
UC Santa Barbara, which never trailed, led 34-22 at halftime.
The Gauchos lengthened the lead to 20 points at 62-42 on Boswell’s
3-pointer with 5:36 left, and the final score was the largest
The contest was the first of six consecutive home games for
UCSB. The Gauchos won’t play on the road until Dec. 13 at San