Cal State Bakersfield coasts to 79-52 win over Seattle
SEATTLE (AP) Dedrick Basile sank five 3-pointers and had a career-high 27 points to propel Cal State Bakersfield to a 79-52 win over Seattle on Saturday night.
Aly Ahmed added 13 points, Damiyne Durham had 11 and Kevin Mays pulled down 11 rebounds for Bakersfield (13-5, 3-0 Western Athletic Conference). The Roadrunners hit 26 of 51 from the field (51 percent) and controlled the glass 38-31 to extend their win streak to five.
Bakersfield never trailed, taking control from the opening tip and jumping out to a 12-2 lead on a layup from Kevin Mays with 14:04 left in the first half. Seattle's Jack Crook hit a layup to cut the gap back to eight before Ahmed's jumper at the other end made it 14-4 and the margin stayed in double figures the rest of the way.
Zack Moore led Seattle (7-10, 1-2) with 11 points and Jadon Cohee added 10.