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UC Irvine Defeats Cal Poly 74-67 - Recap

UC Irvine grabbed a 74-67 win over Cal Poly on Saturday, behind a 18-point effort from Collin Welp at Bren Events Center.

Bettors who backed UC Irvine were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of -16.5.

Evan Leonard had 18 points for UC Irvine and Brad Greene chipped in with 12 points. Eyassu Worku had 10 assists for them, while Brad Greene was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Cal Poly got a 17-point performance from Junior Ballard, who was supported by 11 points from Kyle Colvin. Job Alexander had 5 assists in a losing cause for Cal Poly, while Tuukka Jaakkola grabbed 6 rebounds.

UC Irvine led at halftime, $HalfScore.

The rebound battle favored UC Irvine as they grabbed 41 boards, while Cal Poly only had 28

UC Irvine looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the UC Davis. Cal Poly will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Cal State-Fullerton.