Cal St.-Fullerton 97, Occidental 59

Cal St.-Fullerton 97, Occidental 59

Published Dec. 17, 2009 5:38 a.m. ET

Devon Peltier scored a career-high 21 points as Cal State-Fullerton beat Occidental 97-59 Saturday night.

Peltier made 5 of 9 3-pointers, a career-high, and 8 of 12 from the field. Bryce Webster scored a season-high 16 points and Jer'Vaugh Johnson added 13, including 2 of 4 from beyond the arc. The Titans (4-3) made 12 of 29 3's (41.4 percent) and snapped a three game losing skid.

The Tigers (5-2) were led by Eric Leider and Jack Hanley who each scored 16 points. Deshun McCoy scored 14 points and grabbed a game-high nine rebounds.

Occidental struggled to keep the basketball as they committed 25 turnovers. The Titans managed 21 assists to Occidentals six.


The Titans built a 58-19 halftime lead. This loss snaps the Tigers five-game winning streak.