Jan. 10, 2006
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) - UC Irvine made 11 3-pointers to snap UC Santa Barbara's seven-game home winning streak with a 70-66 victory Monday night.
Aaron Fitzgerald scored 10 of his 15 points in the first half to lead the Anteaters (6-8, 2-0 Big West Conference) to a 29-28 lead.
Cecil Brown got 11 of his 15 in the second half to rally the Gauchos (6-8, 1-3) to a five-point lead, 43-38, with 14:10 to go. Cameron Goettsche added eight of his 11 points in the first four minutes of the second half.
But Ross Schraeder led Irvine's second-half comeback, scoring 11 of his 14 points including three 3-pointers.
Nic Campbell added 13 points for the Anteaters.