Austin Johnson had seven rebounds for UC Irvine (3-1).
Houston Mallette, who led the Waves in scoring heading into the contest with 16 points per game, shot only 20 percent for the game (1 of 5). Jan Zidek, who was second on the Waves in scoring, was 0-of-5 shooting.
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