Men’s Basketball Drops 75-65 Decision To UC Davis

Riverside—The UC Riverside Men’s Basketball Team (5-12, 0-3) got 19 points from Dikymbe Martin and 14 from Alex Larsson, but a late UC Davis run helped the Aggies (11-5, 1-0) top the Highlanders, 75-65.KEY RUNS
The Highlanders led by six, 58-52, with 7:39 remaining, but the Aggies scored 11 of the next 12 points, and 23 of the final 30 to secure the victory.GAME NOTES
The Highlanders scored the first nine points of the game, and the Aggies missed 10 of their first 11 shots from the field.Alex Larsson grabbed 5 rebounds in the first five minutes of play.Dikymbe Martin led the Highlanders with 19 points. that marks the fifth time he has led or tied for the team lead in scoring, and the 11th time he has scored in double figures this season.Alex Larsson reached double figures in scoring for the 10th time this season, finishing with 14.The Aggies connected on 56.5 percent of their shots from the field in the second half (13 of 23).UC Davis went 16 of 22 form the free throw line in the second half while the Highlanders went 3 for 5.Entering the game, UC Riverside was 5-0 in games in which it led at the half.

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