SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Tre’ Coggins scored a season-high 34 points, making six 3-pointers, and Cal State Fullerton defeated Cal Poly 87-74 on Thursday night.
Coggins reached 30 points for the second time this season, missing just once from the arc, shooting 11 of 15 overall and making all six free throws. Khalil Ahmad added 19 points and Jackson Rowe 12 points and 12 rebounds for his third double-double this season. The Titans shot 64 percent.
Donovan Fields scored 15 points to lead the Mustangs (5-11, 0-2 Big West), playing at home for the first time in 40 days after losing all six games on their road trip.
Fullerton (8-8, 2-1) led 37-33 after Ahmad’s long 3-pointer at the buzzer and the Titans scored the first nine points of the second half — five by Coggins and four from Jackson — to lead 46-33 with under 17 minutes left. The lead remained in double figures reaching a high of 21.