The UC Irvine men’s basketball team defeated Pacific Union 120-63, which set a record for points scored inside of the Anteaters’ home venue of the Bren Events Center in Saturday’s nonconference game.
Evan Leonard scored a team-high 22 points to go with six rebounds and three blocked shots. Tommy Rutherford added 21 points, four rebounds and three assists for UCI (6-5).
Former Los Alamitos High standout Eyassu Worku scored 10 points, becoming the 29th player in program history to eclipse the 1,000-point mark for their career.
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