Tigers Host San Francisco On Saturday Night

Colin Beatty (photo by Gary Jones)
Colin Beatty (photo by Gary Jones)

This Week In Tiger Men's Basketball
Friday, Dec. 8 - 5:00 pm
vs. San Francisco
Alex G. Spanos Center
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The Tiger men's basketball team returns to the Spanos Center for a non-conference game against San Francisco on Saturday, Dec. 8 at 5:00 p.m.

Pacific evened its record at 4-4 on the season after a 78-72 overtime victory over Nevada on Tuesday night. Senior Lorenzo McCloud leads the Tigers with 13.5 points per game and 29 assists. He scored a career-high 24 points in the Nevada win. Senior Colin Beatty also scored a career-high, getting 14 points including a huge three-pointer to open overtime in the win over Nevada. Beatty also leads the team with 4.1 rebounds per game. Junior Ross Rivera is second on the team with 10.1 points game. Pacific is receiving votes in the latest CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Top 25 Poll.

San Francisco is 5-1 on the year after an 81-65 win over St. Johns. The Dons have won five straight after a season-opening loss to Stanford. The Tigers trail the all-time series 62-30 and have won four of the last five. The Dons won last year's meeting 79-69 in San Francisco. De'End Parker leads the Dons with 19.4 points per game.