Cal St-Fullerton Surges Past UC Santa Barbara 73-59

Jan. 4, 2006

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FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) - Jermaine Harper scored a season-high 21 points to lead Cal State Fullerton to a 73-59 victory over UC Santa Barbara in Big West Conference play Wednesday.

Jamaal Brown added 10 points, seven rebounds and six assists for the Titans (7-4, 1-1). Bobby Brown, Frank Robinson and John Clemmons also scored 10 points apiece.

Chris Devine scored 19 points and Cecil Brown added 13 points for the Gauchos (5-7, 0-2), who have lost three of their last four games.

Fullerton trailed 13-10 before using a 33-14 surge to take a 43-27 halftime lead. Bobby Brown scored eight points and Robinson had seven points during the rally.

The Titans led by as many as 23 points before failing to score for eight minutes late in the second half.