Cal State Fullerton defeats Sacramento State 59-51

The Associated Press

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) -- Alex Harris made seven free throws in the final 1:17 to secure Cal State Fullerton's 59-51 victory over Sacramento State Saturday.

Harris led Cal State Fullerton (5-7) with 12 points and Michael Williams added 10.

Sacramento State (3-5) led most of the first half, taking a 25-15 lead on a 3-point shot by Mikh McKinney with 3:37 remaining.

The Hornets held a 29-21 advantage at the half.

The Titans quickly took control in the second period as Marquis Horne made a 3-pointer to open the scoring. That started a 13-2 run, putting Cal State Fullerton ahead 34-31 with 13:55 remaining in the game. The Hornets could never retake the lead, but they closed to 54-51 with 1:10 remaining when Dylan Garrity made a 3-point shot.

McKinney led the Hornets with 16 points.

The Titans were 15 of 26 from the free throw line, while the Hornets were 4 for 4.