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Yeager, Seeley lead hot shooting in 2nd half as Cal State Fullerton beats UC Riverside 79-67

Sammy Yeager had 30 points and D.J. Seeley added 21 as Cal State Fullerton defeated UC Riverside 79-67 on Saturday night.

Yeager made 11 of 17 shots from the field, including 6 of 11 from 3-point range, for the Titans (12-11, 5-6 Big West), who shot 65.4 percent (17 for 26) in the second half to overcome a 40-29 deficit at the break.

Kwame Vaughn had 13 points for Cal State Fullerton.

Chris Patton scored 36 points on 14 of 16 shooting for the Highlanders (5-18, 2-9).

The Titans made 8 of 14 3-point attempts in the second half. Yeager's shot from behind the arc gave Cal State Fullerton the lead for good, with 9:20 remaining.