Kyle Allman nets 30, leads CSU Fullerton over Long Beach St.
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Allman scored 30 points and made 3 of 4 from 3-point range to help Cal State Fullerton beat Long Beach State 92-90 in overtime on Saturday night.
Johnny Wang scored the go-ahead basket on a tip-in that made it 88-86 for the Titans (6-12, 2-2 Big West Conference) with 35 seconds left. Allman traded two pairs of free throws with two layups by Deishuan Booker. Austen Awosika turned it over with eight seconds left to give the 49ers (8-11, 2-1) a chance to tie or win, but Booker missed a layup at the buzzer.
Booker had nine of his 33 points during overtime for Long Beach State.
Khalil Ahmad added 16 points, eight rebounds and five steals for Cal State Fullerton. Awosika scored 14 points, Jackson Rowe added 13 and Wang 10.
Bryan Alberts had 13 points, KJ Byers added 12 and Edon Maxhuni 11 for Long Beach State.