Dikymbe Martin scored 18 factors, six of them within the ultimate three minutes, as UC Riverside held off a late rally to beat Cal State Northridge, sixty nine-sixty two in a Massive West contest Wednesday night time.
Martin hit a jumper with 2:15 left that staked Riverside to a 14-level benefit, sixty two-forty eight, and answered a Reggie Theus Jr. layup with two free throws with 1:29 remaining to make it sixty four-50. The Matadors roared again behind three three-pointers from Terrell Gomez to get inside six factors with :09 left.
UC Riverside (7-18, 2-9) now has gained two of its final three video games after snapping a ten-recreation dropping streak with its first Massive West win at Hawaii. The Highlanders dropped a sixty two-fifty two choice at UC Irvine on Saturday.
Probability Murray had 14 factors and 10 rebounds for UC Riverside.
Theus completed with 19 factors to steer Northridge (6-20, three-9), with Tavrion Dawson including 17. Lyrik Schreiner and Gomez every added eleven factors and Micheal Warren pulled down thirteen rebounds.