Boxscore
California 85, Prairie View A&M 53
Saturday, December 22, 2012 5:00 PM
Location - Haas Pavilion, Berkeley, California
Officials - Kevin Brill, Scott Brown, Mike Eggers
Attendance - 5427

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Prairie View A&M 34 19 53
California 47 38 85

Recap


California 85, Prairie View A&M 53:
Allen Crabbe scored 23 points on 8-of-11 shooting and the host Bears scored a season-high 47 points in the first half before cruising to the easy victory.

Richard Solomon had a career-high 18 points along with nine rebounds for California (8-3), which shot 50 percent and outrebounded the Panthers 40-21. Justin Cobbs added 14 points and three steals.

Bay Area native Jourdan DeMuynck paced Prairie View A&M (5-7) with 11 points and Ryan Gesiakowski and Demondre Chapman added eight apiece. The Panthers trailed 47-34 at halftime and were outscored 38-19 in the second half.

California was never threatened in the second half and led by 23 after Jeff Powers hit a 3-pointer with nine minutes to play. The Bears have won two straight since losing three in a row to Wisconsin, UNLV and Creighton.

Crabbe hit three 3-pointers and grabbed seven rebounds for California, which held Prairie View A&M to 35.1 percent shooting. The Panthers opened their West Coast swing with a 95-53 loss at UCLA last Saturday.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Six of the Bears’ eight wins have come by double digits. … California improved to 33-5 in non-conference home games under coach Mike Montgomery. …Twelve players saw action for the Bears, who host Harvard on Dec. 29 before opening Pac-12 play at UCLA on Jan. 3.

Prairie View A&M Panthers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ryan Gesiakowski 20:00 3-8 2-7 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 8
Jules Montgomery 20:00 1-5 1-2 1-2 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 1 4
Carl Blair 27:00 2-8 1-2 0-0 1 0 1 4 4 1 3 0 5
Jourdan DeMuynck 27:00 4-12 0-2 3-4 2 3 5 0 2 1 5 1 11
Josh Eleby 17:00 2-6 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 0 2 0 0 1 4
Montrael Scott 16:00 1-5 1-3 0-0 0 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 3
Patrick Agho 15:00 0-2 0-0 2-2 1 2 3 1 2 0 1 0 2
Rasi Jenkins 19:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 3 1 2 0 0
Demondre Chapman 11:00 4-5 0-0 0-0 3 0 3 0 3 1 1 0 8
Ronald Wright 16:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 1 1 2 1 1 0 1 1 3
Cory Jones 9:00 2-2 0-0 1-2 0 0 0 0 3 2 2 0 5
Babajidne Aina 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-57 5-16 8-13 9 12 21 8 26 8 16 4 53
  35.1% 31.2% 61.5% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 16

California Golden Bears

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Richard Solomon 23:00 7-11 0-1 4-4 6 3 9 1 3 1 0 0 18
Tyrone Wallace 30:00 1-7 1-4 2-2 0 3 3 5 1 0 4 0 5
David Kravish 21:00 2-6 0-0 1-2 1 3 4 2 2 0 0 2 5
Justin Cobbs 29:00 5-9 0-1 4-6 1 4 5 3 3 3 2 1 14
Allen Crabbe 31:00 8-11 3-4 4-5 1 6 7 4 1 3 3 1 23
Robert Thurman 13:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 2 2 4 0 1 1 2 1 2
Brandon Smith 10:00 0-1 0-1 2-4 1 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 2
Jeff Powers 16:00 3-5 1-2 2-2 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 9
Christian Behrens 11:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 2
Bak Bak 8:00 1-3 0-0 2-2 1 1 2 0 1 1 1 0 4
Kahlil Johnson 5:00 0-1 0-1 1-2 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 1
Garrett Galvin 3:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 29-58 5-14 22-29 14 26 40 18 17 9 16 5 85
  50.0% 35.7% 75.9% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 16