Nov. 30, 2007
Providence, RI -
Coach Craig Robinson's Brown basketball team returns to the Pizzitola Sports Center hardwood against UC Davis on Saturday evening, starting at 7:00 p.m. In their last outing, the Bears (2-3) dropped a 64-63 decision to Wagner on two free throws with 6.7 seconds remaining. Chris Skrelja `09 scored 21 points to lead the Bears. UC Davis (4-2) is coming off a 76-68 win over Portland St. on Saturday behind Kyle Brucculeri's 26 points.
Brown and UC Davis met for the first time last year (1/2/07) with the Aggies coming out on top of a 49-47 decision. Chris Skrelja scored 12 points and pulled down seven rebounds to lead the Bears, while Vince Oliver tossed in a game high 15 points for UC Davis.
Brown Athletics has joined forces with Cardi's Furniture Superstores and the U.S. Marine Corps to support the Toys-For-Tots campaign by collecting toys and stuffed animals at Saturday's game vs. UC Davis. Bring unwrapped toys to the game and take part in halftime's "Teddy Bear Toss." For more information, call (401) 863-7340.