Tigers Close Out Exhibition Schedule With 71-54 Win Over San Francisco State
The Pacific men's basketball team closed out the 2011-12 exhibition season with a 71-54 win over San Francisco State University on Wednesday, November 9.
San Francisco State opened up an early 11-2 lead after hitting a pair of three-pointers and getting four points from Casey James. The Tigers trailed by as much as 10 (22-12 with 8:19 left), before they got it going in the first half. Over the next four minutes, Pacific went on a 9-1 run behind five points from junior Markus Duran to cut the lead to 23-21. A layup by the Gators took the lead to 25-21. The Tigers scored the final six points of the half, punctuated by a tip dunk by sophomore Khalil Kelley to make it 27-25 going into the break.
McCloud led the Tigers with 15 points. Kelley added 13 points, while junior Rundell Mauge grabbed nine boards to lead the team.