Pacific 61, Long Beach St. 51

Pacific 61, Long Beach St. 51

Published Feb. 28, 2010 5:57 a.m. ET

Demetrece Young had 16 points, four rebounds and three assists to lead Pacific to a 61-51 victory against Long Beach State on Saturday night.

Sam Willard's 3-pointer and a four-point play by Young began a game-ending 16-8 run by the Tigers (18-10, 10-4 Big West).

Willard had 12 points and seven rebounds.

T.J. Robinson had 19 points and eight rebounds to lead Long Beach State (14-15, 7-8).


The lead changed hands six times in the second half before Michael Nunnally's two free throws with nine minutes remaining gave Pacific the lead for good.