Welp scores 29 to carry UC Irvine over UC San Diego 80-55
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IRVINE, Calif. (AP) Collin Welp had a season-high 29 points plus 10 rebounds as UC Irvine easily defeated UC San Diego 80-55 on Friday.
Welp made 14 of 17 shots.
Brad Greene had 12 points for UC Irvine (13-8, 10-4 Big West Conference). Austin Johnson added 10 points.
Hugh Baxter had 11 points for the Tritons (5-9, 2-9). Toni Rocak added 10 points.
The Anteaters improve to 2-0 against the Tritons for the season. UC Irvine defeated UC San Diego 79-65 on Jan. 9.
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Updated February 26, 2021