McKnight shot 8 for 10 from the line and added seven rebounds for the Hilltoppers (15-11, 7-6 Conference USA), who won for a fifth straight time. Luke Frampton had 13 points, while Jairus Hamilton scored 11.
Isaih Moore scored a season-high 25 points and had 12 rebounds for the Golden Eagles (6-18, 1-10), who have now lost seven games in a row. Tyler Stevenson added 15 points. DeAndre Pinckney had 12 points and 10 rebounds. Walyn Napper had nine points and 11 assists.
Pac-12, Northeast Conference to pay basketball referees equally; data found 22% gap last season among top D-I conferences
The Pac-12 and Northeast conferences plan to equalize pay among referees for men's and women's basketball starting next season. An AP analysis found that among 15 of the NCAA's largest conferences, men's basketball refs made 22% more per game in 2021-22.
Which men's college basketball programs get the most out of transfers?
Transfers are more common than ever, and they accounted for 40% of minutes played at major-conference programs in 2021-22. Which coaches rely the most on them?
UCLA Bruins men's basketball team adds Italy's Abramo Canka to roster for this season
UCLA has added 6-foot-7 Abramo Canka of Italy to its men's basketball roster for the upcoming season.