San Diego, CA (Sports Network) - Matt Dorr tallied a game-high 17 points, leading four players in double figures, as the San Diego Toreros recorded a 66-60 win over the University of Portland Pilots in West Coast Conference action at Jenny Craig Pavilion.
Gyno Pomare posted 14 points, five rebounds and five blocked shots for the Toreros (15-14, 6-7 WCC) as they won their second in a row. De'Jon Jackson contributed 13 points and six assists, followed by Rob Jones with 11 points off the bench.
The Pilots (18-10, 9-4) were paced by Nik Raivio with 13 points, followed by Jared Stohl and Robin Smeulders with 12 and 10 points, respectively, the latter clearing a team-best nine rebounds as the team had a two-game win streak snapped.
USD shot only 2-of-7 behind the three-point line in the first half, yet still managed to come up with a 31-24 advantage at the break.
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In the second half the Toreros sealed the win with a 15-of-19 effort at the free-throw line.
In addition to turning the ball over 17 times Portland was outscored at the charity stripe, 18-5.