Long Beach State beats UC Davis 59-47
UC Davis was within six with 10 minutes left. Travis Hammonds' basket with just under four minutes remaining extended Long Beach State's advantage to 52-42 and the lead remained in double figures.
Nick Faust, the 49ers' leading scorer, scored nine of his 11 points in the first half when Long Beach State (8-9, 2-0 Big West) went on a 14-2 run before the break for a 28-17 lead.
Both teams shot 40 percent and had 36 rebounds but UC Davis was hurt by 19 turnovers.