SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Keshawn Justice scored 17 points on Saturday night, including the first four points of overtime, and Santa Clara beat Portland 69-63 despite blowing an 11-point, second-half lead.
PROVO, Utah (AP) — Yoeli Childs scored 20 of his 28 points in the second half and BYU broke away to defeat Portland 79-56 in its West Coast Conference home opener Thursday night.
Childs pulled down 12 rebounds for his tenth double-double of the season and third in a row.
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Allman Jr. had 26 points, including six 3-pointers, and Khalil Ahmad scored 21 to help CSU Fullerton beat Portland 79-64 on Saturday night to snap a four-game skid.
Austen Awosika added 12 points, a career-high 11 rebounds and a career-best tying seven assists for CSU Fullerton. Johnny Wang grabbed 11 boards and Jackson Rowe 10 as the Titans (4-9) outrebounded Portland 44-22, including 16-4 on the offensive glass.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Franklin Porter scored 24 points, Josh McSwiggan scored 19 and Portland beat Cal Poly 72-67 on Friday night.
Down 33-23 at halftime, Portland (5-2) rallied in the second half, shooting 9 of 13 (69 percent) from beyond the 3-point line and 61 percent (14 of 23) from the field. JoJo Walker contributed 12 points for the Pilots.
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Miles Reynolds scored 25 points and hit the game-winning jump shot with 3.5 seconds remaining to lift Pacific over Portland 60-58 on Saturday night.
Pacific (13-14, 8-6 West Coast Conference) rebounded from a 10-point loss to No. 12 Gonzaga on Thursday and has won three of its last four games. Portland (10-17, 4-10) has lost two straight.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — D'Marques Tyson made six 3-pointers and scored 22 points, and Marcus Shaver Jr. sank the winning free throws with two seconds left as Portland edged Loyola Marymount 68-66 on Saturday.
LMU's Steven Haney tied the game with two free throws with 13 seconds left before Shaver was fouled at the rim. James Batemon got a decent look at a 3-point try but was too strong.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Freshman Marcus Shaver Jr. scored seven of his nine points in overtime and Tahirou Diabate had 19 points on 8-of-11 shooting to help Portland hold on for an 85-76 victory over Pepperdine on Thursday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Franklin Porter made a key 3-pointer and finished with 16 points to lead Portland to a 72-65 victory over Loyola Marymount on Saturday night.
Portland (8-13, 2-6 West Coast Conference) has won consecutive games since snapping a six-game losing skid. Loyola Marymount (6-13, 1-7) has lost three straight and nine of its last 10 games.
PROVO, Utah (AP) — Yoeli Childs scored a career-high 26 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, Elijah Bryant added 22 points with a career-high 15 boards, and BYU beat Portland 68-45 in a West Coast Conference opener on Thursday night for its ninth straight win.
It's the fifth 20-point game for Childs and Bryant this season and the second time they both scored 20 in the same game.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Franklin Porter scored 21 points and Portland used a strong first half to defeat Hartford 78-67 on Tuesday night.
JoJo Walker added 18 points and Marcus Shaver Jr. had 17 for the Pilots (5-7). Josh McSwiggan had four of Portland's 10 3-pointers and had 14 points.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Josh McSwiggan scored 14 points, including the go-ahead bucket in the second half, to help Portland get past San Jose State for a 64-55 win Saturday night.
JoJo Walker added 13 points, Marcus Shaver Jr. had 11 and Franklin Porter 10 for Portland (4-6), which snapped a two-game skid with the win. McSwiggan was 6 for 10 from the field with two 3-pointers.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Khalil Ahmad scored 24 points with four 3-pointers, Kyle Allman added 21 points and Cal State Fullerton beat Portland 76-66 on Wednesday night to win its fourth straight.
Dominik Heinzl scored 10 with four rebounds and Jackson Rowe had eight boards for the Titans (5-3), who scored 14 second-chance points off of eight offensive rebounds.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Franklin Porter and Josh McSwiggan had career nights as they combined for 39 points as Portland rolled over NAIA's Multnomah 112-65 to halt a three-game skid on Thursday night.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Max Strus hit six 3-pointers and finished with 21 points, both career highs, and Marin Maric had 19 points and 13 rebounds to help DePaul beat Portland 82-69 on Sunday night at the PK80 Invitational.
Strus, who sat out last season after transferring from Division II Lewis, has scored in double figures each of his six games with DePaul (2-4). Maric, a graduate transfer who had 13 double-doubles last season for Northern Illinois, had his first for the Blue Demons.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Bryce Canda hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 34.3 seconds left and Portland State ended the game with 12 straight points to beat crosstown rival Portland 80-75 in the season opener for both teams on Saturday night.
Canda finished with six of his 18 points during the Vikings' late run and Deontae North added 14 points. Ryan Edwards had 10 of his 12 points in the second half and Traylin Farris had 11 points and 12 boards.