UC Irvine 77,
IRVINE — The host Anteaters sank a season-high 11 three-pointers Saturday to remain tied atop the Big West Conference with Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.
Junior Mikah Maly-Karros had 25 points and 11 rebounds for her 10th double-double of the season. She was 10 of 13 from the field and netted her only three-point attempt.
Jacqueline Marshall and Jade Smith-Williams each had four three-pointers and 16 points to help UCI (11-4, 3-0 in conference) win its fifth straight.
The 'Eaters shot 54.9% from the field and 55% from beyond the arc.
Cal Baptist 84,
Vanguard 76 (OT)
COSTA MESA — The No. 9-ranked Lions lost a six-point lead with 33 seconds left in regulation and were outscored, 14-6, in the five-minute overtime of the Golden State Athletic Conference home game Saturday.
T.J. Goddard led five Lions in double figures with 18 points.
Vanguard is 8-4, 4-2 in conference.
No. 17-ranked CBU is 12-4, 5-1.
Cal Baptist 66
COSTA MESA — Chris Pynch had 10 points and Cameron Nettles added 15 to pace the host Lions in the Golden State Athletic Conference game Saturday.
Vanguard (3-11, 1-5 in conference) shot 51.5% from the field (23 of 45).
CBU is 7-8, 1-5.
UC Irvine def.
SANTA BARBARA — Senior Cory Yoder had 14 kills and eight digs to lead the Anteaters' 25-17, 18-25, 25-20, 25-20 win Saturday in the fifth-place match of the UC Santa Barbara Gaucho Invitational at UCSB.
Yoder hit .414, while Junior Kevin Carroll had 13 kills and hit .455 for No. 2-ranked UCI (2-2).
UCI freshman Daniel Stork had 44 assists.