The Tiger men's basketball team returns to the Spanos Center with a pair of home games after a 1-1 road trip last week. Pacific will face UC Riverside on Thursday, Jan. 24 at 7:00 p.m. The Tigers then return to the Spanos Center for Super Hero Night, where fans can get a PowerCat cape on Saturday, Jan. 26 at 7:00 p.m.
Pacific is 10-8 on the season and 4-2 in Big West play after a 74-62 win at Cal State Northridge last Saturday. Junior Ross Rivera scored 16 points. Senior Lorenzo McCloud leads the Tigers with 11.2 points per game and 69 assists. Junior Sama Taku leads the team with 3.9 rebounds per game. Junior Ross Rivera is second on the team with 9.1 points game.
UC Riverside is 5-13 on the year and 2-4 in Big West play after a 68-58 win over UC Irvine on Saturday. Chris Patton leads the Highlanders in scoring with 12.2 points per game.
Cal State Fullerton is 10-8 on the year and 3-3 in Big West action after an 81-71 loss to Long Beach State last Saturday. D.J. Seeley leads the Titans in scoring with 18.2 points per game.