Redshirt junior guard Justin Cobbs helped lift California to its first NCAA Tournament win since 2010 by downing UNLV, 64-61, at HP Pavilion in San Jose on Thursday.
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Junior guard Justin Cobbs scored 13 points on 4-of-13 shooting for California, as the Bears earned a third-round date with the winner of Syracuse and Montana on Saturday with a 64-61 win over No. 5-seed UNLV on Thursday evening at HP Pavilion.
Cobbs also chipped in five rebounds and a team-high six assists while turning the ball over twice in a team-high 38 minutes on the floor.
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