From the Santa Cruz Sentinel: "Sophomore forward Sam Gabbard had 21 points and 10 rebounds to pace the UC Santa Cruz men’s basketball team past host La Verne 70-65 on Tuesday.
Freshman center Will Crain added 10 points and seven rebounds for the Slugs (4-10), who snapped a two-game losing streak.
UCSC faces host Redlands on Wednesday at 5 p.m.
La Verne (2-6) was led by its starting backcourt of Hakim Arnold and Khaneal Mason, who combined for 26 points.
La Verne made just 3 of 23 from behind the arc. Thirty-six of UCSC’s 45 rebounds came at the defensive end."
Gabbard is out of Vacaville High and Crain from Casa Grande High.