Boxscore
California 72, Denver 61
Friday, November 16, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Magness Arena, Denver, Colorado
Officials - Eric Curry, Larry Spaulding, Bob Staffen
Attendance - 4224

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
California 29 43 72
Denver 28 33 61

Recap


California 72, Denver 61:
Allen Crabbe scored 17 of his 20 points in the second half and had eight rebounds as the visiting Golden Bears pulled away from the Pioneers.

David Kravish recorded 11 points and 12 rebounds while Justin Cobbs scored 17 for California (3-0), which has won its games by an average of nearly 14 points.

Chris Udofia had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Brett Olson scored 17 for Denver (1-2), which is playing its first season in the Western Athletic Conference. Olson was 5-for-9 from 3-point range but his teammates were 4-for-16.

The Bears took control with a 13-5 run to take a 52-42 lead with 8:42 to go as Robert Thurman scored eight of his 10 points. California increased its lead to 60-44 with an 8-0 run, capped by Crabbe's driving layup with 5:01 left.

The teams combined to shoot 35.1 percent in the first half as California took a 29-28 lead.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
Crabbe, who entered the game averaging 30 points, became the 42nd player in Cal history to reach 1,000 when his 3-pointer with 9:34 remaining put the Bears in front 50-42. ... Cal is 4-0 all-time against Denver, including an 80-59 victory last season when Cobbs scored 22 points - a career-high at the time. ... California outrebounded Denver 37-26.

California Golden Bears

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Brandon Smith 17:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 1 4 2 2 0 4
Justin Cobbs 38:00 6-9 0-0 5-6 0 3 3 1 1 1 2 0 17
Allen Crabbe 37:00 6-12 2-5 6-6 0 8 8 2 2 0 4 1 20
Richard Solomon 15:00 0-4 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 1 0 1 0 0
David Kravish 31:00 5-9 0-0 1-1 0 12 12 1 4 0 0 0 11
Robert Thurman 19:00 5-7 0-0 0-2 0 2 2 1 1 0 1 1 10
Ricky Kreklow 28:00 1-4 0-2 8-10 2 4 6 3 2 0 1 2 10
Tyrone Wallace 10:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeff Powers 5:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 25-49 2-7 20-25 3 34 37 9 15 3 11 4 72
  51.0% 28.6% 80.0% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 11

Denver Pioneers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Blake Foeman 21:00 3-5 2-4 0-0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 8
Chase Hallam 26:00 2-6 1-4 0-0 2 1 3 2 3 0 3 1 5
Chris Udofia 40:00 7-15 0-1 2-4 1 9 10 3 2 2 1 3 16
Royce O'Neale 39:00 5-15 1-4 3-3 0 8 8 4 4 4 2 1 14
Brett Olson 38:00 5-11 5-9 2-2 0 2 2 2 2 1 2 0 17
Cam Griffin 19:00 0-5 0-1 1-2 2 0 2 1 4 0 0 0 1
Jalen Love 17:00 0-3 0-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 0
Marcus Byrd 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-60 9-25 8-11 5 21 26 13 21 7 9 5 61
  36.7% 36.0% 72.7% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 9