Pope scores 31, UC San Diego knocks off George Washington 75-70

NCAA Basketball
Posted at 10:42 AM, Nov 23, 2022
and last updated 2022-11-23 13:42:35-05

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryce Pope put up 31 points as UC San Diego beat George Washington 75-70 on Tuesday night.

Pope was 11 of 16 shooting, including 3 for 5 from distance, and went 6 for 11 from the line for the Tritons (2-4). Jace Roquemore scored nine points, shooting 3 for 5 (2 for 3 from 3-point range) and 1 of 3 from the free throw line.

James Bishop finished with 25 points and four assists for the Colonials (3-2). Brendan Adams added 20 points and two steals for George Washington. In addition, Maximus Edwards finished with 10 points.

Pope's 16-point second half helped UCSD finish off the five-point victory.