LAS VEGAS (AP) — Isaiah Pineiro scored 16 points and pulled down 10 rebounds to lead San Diego to a 67-47 victory over Portland on Thursday night in the first round of the West Coast Conference...
Pineiro’s late 3s help San Diego edge Grand Canyon 61-58
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Isaiah Pineiro made two late 3-pointers and blocked the last shot of the game to help San Diego beat Grand Canyon 61-58 on Saturday night.
Pineiro's 3 put the Toreros ahead 58-56 with 2:20 to play. Alessandro Lever made two free throws with 1:15 left to tie it at 58. Pineiro answered with his second 3-pointer with a minute remaining, then Lever and the Toreros' Olin Carter III each missed a shot. Pineiro blocked Carlos Johnson's shot with two seconds left to seal it.
San Diego beats Northern Colorado 85-65
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Olin Carter III had 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting, Isaiah Pineiro added 17 points and 10 rebounds, and San Diego beat Northern Colorado 85-65 on Saturday night.
Tyler Williams made 7 of 8 from the field and added 16 points for the Toreros (9-3). Alex Floresca scored 12 and Isaiah Wright had 10 points, seven rebounds and five assists.
Toreros improve to 8-2, match best start in program history
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Alex Floresca scored a career-high 16 points, Isaiah Pineiro also scored 16 and San Diego beat Cal State Northridge 82-68 on Sunday to improve to 8-2, matching the best start in program history.
Floresca was 7-of-9 shooting and the Toreros shot 52.5 percent overall and 46 percent from the arc (11 of 24). Isaiah Wright added 15 points and seven assists, Olin Carter III had 13 points and Tyler Williams scored 12 on four 3-pointers.
San Diego downs Weber State 83-66 in coach Scholl’s debut
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Isaiah Pineiro scored 25 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and San Diego rallied in the second half to beat Weber State 83-66 in coach Sam Scholl's debut in Tuesday night's season opener.
Trailing 32-25 at halftime, Olin Carter III's 3-pointer sparked a 13-3 run capped by Alex Floresca's jumper for a 44-39 Toreros lead with 14:12 left and San Diego led by as many as 18 the rest of the way after shooting 65 percent from the field in the half.
San Diego beats Robert Morris 65-53
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Isaiah Wright scored 17 points with eight rebounds and six assists as San Diego kept Robert Morris winless with a 65-53 victory at the Grand Canyon Classic on Wednesday night.
Yauhen Massalski added 11 points and eight rebounds for the Toreros (2-0). Alex Floresca had 10 points and three rebounds. The team averaged 37 percent shooting from the field, 75 percent from the line and had a 44-32 rebounding edge over Robert Morris.