SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -- — Khalil Ahmad scored 18 points, Jackson Rowe added 15 with nine rebounds and Cal State Fullerton pulled away from Cal Poly for its fifth-straight victory, 80-63 on Saturday night.
Kyle Allman Jr. added 14 points and Austin Awosika 11 for the Titans (8-12, 4-2 Big West Conference), who shot 56.6 percent (26 of 46).
The Titans never trailed and led 39-33 at the half.
Mark Crowe made a layup and hit a 3-pointer and Hank Hollingsworth followed with a dunk to pull the Mustangs within a point early in the second half. It remained tight until the Titans slowly pulled away down the stretch.
Fullerton made 26 of 35 free throws while Cal Poly was 3 of 9.
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Brown gets the steal and finds Harper for the 3-pointer
Auburn's Bryce Brown intercepts the inbound passes before dishing an assist to Jared Harper for the three.
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