LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Colin Slater scored 18 points and Michael Carter III and Chance Hunter added double-doubles to help Long Beach State cruise past Division II-member Cal State-Los Angeles 76-60 on Saturday night.
Slater sank three 3-pointers and 7 of 8 free throws for the 49ers (5-11), who won for the second time in their last eight games. Carter finished with 14 points and a career-high 15 rebounds for his first double-double. Hunter pitched in with 13 points and a career-best 11 boards for his first double-double.
Michael-Isaiah Ajiboye paced the Golden Eagles with 15 points, while Khalil Williams finished with 13 points and 12 rebounds.
Long Beach State shot just 38% overall and 28% from distance but made 19 of 24 free throws (79%). Cal State-Los Angeles shot 33% from the floor, including 20% from distance, and made 9 of 12 foul shots.
For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP-Top25
Luka Garza unsure if he'll stay in NBA draft or return to Iowa because of 'unknown'
Luka Garza, the Wooden Award runner-up last season, said he'll make his decision about returning to school or turning pro based on the conversations and interviews he'll have with NBA executives in the coming weeks and months.
Power 5 conferences ask Congress for college athlete compensation law
The Power 5 conference commissioners are asking Congress to move forward with federal legislation regarding compensation for college athletes.
Former Syracuse star Devendorf gives virtual basketball lesson
Former Syracuse basketball guard Eric Devendorf takes to social media to provide a dribbling tutorial as part of a series of virtual basketball lessons.