November 23, 2014

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) Jaylen Bland scored 20 points, hitting 5 of 5 from long range, to lead UC Riverside past Saint Katherine in a 102-49 win Sunday.

Robert Boezeman contributed 16 points and hauled in eight rebounds, while Charles Standifer added 14 points for UC Riverside (2-2), which shot 59.3 percent from the floor and was 10 of 16 from beyond the arc. The Highlanders took control early with a 20-3 run triggered by a Boezeman layup followed by a 3-pointer to build a lead that was never challenged.

Saint Katherine, which plays in the lower level Pacific Coast Athletic Conference, opened with an 11-4 run to take an early lead but couldn't hang on, shooting just 30 percent from the floor and getting outrebounded 53-21. It was the Firebirds' third loss in as many days.

D'Vaughn Mann led Saint Katherine with 13 points.

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