CS Northridge 76, Utah Valley 64
LOS ANGELES (AP)—Calvin Chitwood and Deon Tresvant scored a combined 16 points in the game’s final 11 minutes as Cal State Northridge beat Utah Valley State 76-64 Wednesday.
Chitwood finished with 15 points and 11 rebounds, and Tresvant scored 14 points for the Matadors (6-1).
Tresvant hit three 3-pointers in a five-minute span, and Chitwood made three free throws, a two-handed slam on an offensive rebound, and a follow-up basket in the final three minutes.
Utah Valley (3-5) had turned a 14-point first-half deficit into a three-point game, 50-47, on a Ryan Toolson basket with 11 minutes, 54 seconds remaining.
Behind Chitwood and Tresvant, Northridge outscored the Wolverines 26-17 the rest of the way.
Toolson scored 18 points, Josh Olsen scored 12 of his career-best 14 points in the first half, and Joe Walker scored 11 points for UVS.
Tremaine Townsend had 11 points and 14 rebounds off the bench for Northridge, and Josh Jenkins scored 11 points with six assists in his first start.