EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Tony Gill scored 14 points, including a free throw with 30 seconds left, and Pacific defeated Cal Poly 73-71 in the Global Sports Hardwood Challenge at Oregon's Matthew Knight Arena. Pacific reclaimed the lead on Trevin Harris' 3-pointer, but Eversely answered with his own 3 for Cal Poly. Gill came back with a layup and a free throw for the winning margin.
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington rallied from an eight-point second-half deficit and earned a 92-89 victory over Long Beach State yesterday afternoon. Mike Anderson converted a free throw with 14.2 seconds left to play to give the Huskies a three-point cushion. Mike Caffey got a clear look at a 3-pointer from the right wing but couldn't knock down the shot and Washington held on for the victory.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Joseph Young scored 23 points and No. 14 Oregon remained perfect this season with a 91-76 victory over North Dakota yesterday in the Global Sports Hardwood Challenge. Young, a junior transfer who was the leading scorer for Houston last season, has scored in double figures in all of Oregon's games this season. Mike Moser, a transfer to Oregon from UNLV, had 13 points and 15 rebounds for the Ducks.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Lindsay Sherbert, a junior transfer from California, had a career-high 22 points in her fifth game at Gonzaga, an 81-31 rout of Colgate for the No. 24 Bulldogs. It is the fewest points allowed in GU history. At one point early in the second half, Sherbert had 17 points and the Bulldogs had a 44-16 lead. Sunny Greinacher had 13 points, hitting 6 of 9 shots for the Bulldogs, who shot 52 percent.
NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Kreider scored three goals, and Rick Nash added a goal and two assists as the New York Rangers spoiled the return of former coach John Tortorella by rolling to a 5-2 victory over his Vancouver Canucks yesterday. Kreider netted two in the first period for his first NHL multi-goal game, and finished his hat trick by tipping in Anton Stralman's shot with his back to the net. David Booth and Daniel Sedin scored for Vancouver.