FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) Kwame Vaughn scored 17 points, grabbed six rebounds and dished out four assists and Cal State Fullerton went on to beat Idaho State 66-53 on Thursday night.
Cal State Fullerton (4-5) led 27-20 at halftime but returned from the locker room determined, going on a 17-2 run to start the second half capped by Alex Harris' lay-in with 13:47 to play to give the Titans a 44-22 lead.
Three other players scored in double figures for the Titans with Sammy Yeager scoring 14 points while D.J. Seeley and Alex Harris each tallied 11 points.
The Titans shot 45.1 percent from the field, making 23 of 51 shot attempts, but were a perfect 14 of 14 from the free-throw line until Chris Collins missed the team's first from the line with 53 seconds remaining in the game.
Tomas Sanchez led Idaho State (1-7) with 17 points, five rebounds, three assists and three steals.
It's never too late for a beautiful strike.
In the national semifinals between Virginia and Wake Forest, Hoos' leading scorer Daryl Dike, scored a goal for the ages.
Dike tracked this ball perfectly and buried it past Andrew Pannenberg on his first touch.
Dike wasn't done there, stretching the lead to 2-0 with this beauty of a header:
Next up for UVA is the national championship title game Sunday, December 15th at 6 p.m., where they'll face off with Georgetown in Sahlen's Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park.
The Washington Wizards announced the passing of John Wall's mother, Frances Pulley on Friday.
Wall's mother had been battling cancer before her passing. She was 58.
In a statement on Twitter, the Wizards said, "Sending thoughts and love for John Wall and his family after the passing of his mother, Frances Pulley. She will forever be a part of our #DCFamily."
Zach Leonsis, the senior vice president of strategic initiatives at Monumental Sports & Entertainment, also released a statement:
"Thinking of @JohnWall and his family right now. Keeping you guys in our prayers. So terribly sorry for your loss and know that she will be remembered forever. #DCFamily
Wall's Kentucky coach, John Calipari also expressed his condolences for his former star:
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