RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Callum McRae had a career-high 21 points plus 10 rebounds as UC Riverside topped Idaho 58-51 on Saturday.
George Willborn III had 12 points and seven rebounds for the Highlanders (2-0) who moved into the lead early in the second period and never let go.
Ja'Vary Christmas scored only four points despite heading into the matchup as the Vandals' second leading scorer at 17.0 points per game. He was 0 of 4 from beyond the arc.
UC Riverside plays Sacramento State on the road on Friday. Idaho matches up against UC Davis on Thursday.
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