Regional Sports Nov. 25
Elgin Cook scored 18 points to lead No. 17 Oregon to a 100-82 victory over San Francisco on Sunday. Jason Calliste had 16 points for the Ducks (4-0), who had six players score in double figures. Mike Moser added 13 points and seven rebounds. Kruize Pinkins led the Dons (3-3) with 20 points and 11 rebounds.
The Ducks led by as many as 19 in the second half and shot 32 for 60 from the field.
Christian Thomas, Jeff White and Matt O'Leary scored 14 points apiece and Loyola (Illinois) edged SIU-Edwardsville 73-72 at the Portland State Tournament on Sunday. Loyola (IL) shot 57 percent from the field and made 42 percent of 3-point attempts, while SIUE shot 51 percent overall and 42 percent from beyond the arc in a game where each team lead by no more than 5 points.
DaShaun Wiggins scored 21 points and Aaron Moore added 16 as Portland State defeated UC Davis 79-63 Sunday. The Vikings (4-1) held a two-point lead late in the first half, but closed on a 10-4 surge to lead 40-32 at the break. They moved out to a 15-point lead in the second half as Moore netted a pair of jumpers and Marcus Hall hit a 3-pointer. Andrew Winston Jr. scored 15 points and Douglas had 14 with a game-high six assists for the Vikings. Corey Hawkins paced the Aggies with 23 points and was 9 of 23 from the field.
Amric Fields scored 16 points and blocked a last-second shot Sunday, and TCU beat Washington State 64-62. Fields was playing in his first game after missing all of last season with an injury. He went 7 for 9 from the field and connected on two 3-pointers for TCU (2-2). DaVonte Lacy scored 18 points for the Cougars, including five 3-pointers. Kyan Anderson had 16 for TCU, and was 6 of 7 from the free-throw line.
Luke Nelson scored 19 points and Alex Young added 16 as UC Irvine moved past Eastern Washington 81-58 Sunday. The Anteaters (4-3) held a 20-14 lead midway through the first half, and surged with a 23-8 run to lead by 21 at the break. Young hit a trio of 3-pointers in a span of just over a minute in the second half to put UC Irvine ahead 65-34, its largest lead. Nelson and Young combined to hit nine of UC Irvine's 11 3-pointers. Will Davis II finished with 10 points. and Mamadou Ndiaye blocked eight shots.
Robbie Findley's first-half goal put a comeback out of reach for the Timbers and Real Salt Lake advanced to the MLS Cup with a 1-0 victory over Portland on Sunday night for a 5-2 aggregate advantage in the Western Conference final. Salt Lake took a 4-2 lead two weeks ago at Rio Tinto Stadium in the opener of the two-leg series. RSL, which won the league championship in 2009, will play Sporting Kansas City for this season's title on Dec. 7.