A 6-foot-1 senior center/forward who is headed to TCU next fall, Rivera has taken up the slack left when Torrey Star Candice Wiggins went down with an injury. Rivera was 20-of-23 from the floor (10-of-13 on free throw attempts) had 10 rebounds and six blocks.
Rivers is averaging 16.2 points to go with 10.2 rebounds and 2.2 blocks per game.
Rivera becomes the 19th player in section history to score 50 or more points. Charde Houston holds the section record with 67 points last season against Morse.