TURLOCK, Calif. --- Evan Scott had 19 points and 10 rebounds, and Cal State Stanislaus had three players score in double figures in a 65-56 non-conference win over California Baptist University Saturday night.
The loss is the Lancers' second straight and fourth in their past five games as they fall to 6-5 overall. The NCAA Division II Warriors improve to 3-5.
Kevin Deeb led the Lancers with 15 points, hitting three of the Lancers' four 3-pointers. Brannon Bradley had 13 points and six rebounds. Nick Paulson finished with seven points. Ivan Patterson had four points and a career-high seven rebounds.
The Lancers shot just 34.6 percent from the floor, including a 28.6 percent clip in the second half. They were just 4-for-23 (17.4 percent) from the 3-point line. They are a combined 17-for-70 (24.3 percent) from the beyond the arc the past four games.
Patterson putback his own miss to finish an 11-2 Lancer run that got them within 39-38 with 10:29 left in the game, but the Warriors responded with six straight points, the first four from Dan Daviess to push it back to seven (45-38). Aleksander Milovic hit his only 3-point of the night to make it 45-41 with 6:19 remaining, but the Lancers got no closer.
CBU was 16-for-22 (72.7 percent) from the line, but the Warriors went 25-for-29 (86.2 percent), including 21-for-24 (87.5 percent) in the second half.
Jerome Lowe's lay-up got the Lancers within 21-19 with 6:25 left in the first half when the Warriors scored 10 straight points, the first five from Scott, to take their largest lead, 31-19, with 3:27 to play in the half. The Lancers scored the final five points of the half to trail 31-24 at the intermission.
All three of Deeb's 3-pointers came in a 4:37 span in the first half, his second one giving the Lancers their last lead, 10-7, just 3:15 into the game.
Scott went 4-for-6 from downtown. Daviess finished with 18 points for the Warriors. Dwight Jones finished with 10 points and six assists.