Men's Basketball Edged On The Road By Cal Poly, 66-63

Feb 20, 2003

Box Score

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) - Shane Schilling scored 20 points and came down with the rebound at the buzzer as Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo beat UC Santa Barbara 66-63 Thursday night.

Cal Poly (12-11, 8-6 Big West Conference) shot 56 percent in the game and held off a 14-4 run by UC Santa Barbara (13-11, 10-4) late in the second half.

Schilling broke a 63-63 tie with a baseline jumper at the 1:40 mark and Jason Allen hit a free throw with 11.7 seconds left.

UC Santa Barbara had a chance to send the game into overtime, but Mark Hull's three-point shot just before the buzzer was long.

The win snapped the Mustangs' 10-game losing streak to the Gauchos.

Allen had 15 points and Varnie Dennis had 10 points and six rebounds for Cal Poly.

Nick Jones led UC Santa Barbara with 18 points. Jacoby Atako and Brandiunn Fullove added 10 apiece.