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  1. UC Irvine loses to Columbia, 73-67, in final of CollegeInsiders.com TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... school to win a postseason crown. The Anteaters (28-10), who had won 18 of their last 22 games, got 17 points from Mike Best and 14 points and eight rebounds from Mamadou Ndiaye . Tyler Cavanaugh had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and George Washington ...

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  2. UC Irvine loses to Columbia, 73-67, in final of CollegeInsiders.com TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... school to win a postseason crown. The Anteaters (28-10), who had won 18 of their last 22 games, got 17 points from Mike Best and 14 points and eight rebounds from Mamadou Ndiaye . Tyler Cavanaugh had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and George Washington ...

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  3. Marin briefs: Former TL standout scores 17 as UC Irvine falls in CIT title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    Former Terra Linda High basketball standout Mike Best scored a game-high 17 points in a losing effort as UC Irvine fell against Columbia, 73-67 in the College Invitational Tournament championship game in New York on Tuesday. Best made six of 10 shots and went 5 of 10 at the free-throw line before fouling out for the Anteaters.

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  4. Final: Columbia holds off UC Irvine, 73-67, in CIT championship gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Wave

    NEW YORK Mike Best scored 17 points and Mamadou Ndiaye and Luke Nelson contributed off the bench, but the UC Irvine men's basketball team lost to host Columbia, 73-67, in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament championship game Tuesday night. The Anteaters held Columbia to 40 percent shooting from the field, including an 8-for-28 mark from 3-point range, but the Lions used a 12-0 run late in the second half to take the lead for good in a game that was close throughout.

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  5. UC Irvine uses stingy defense to top Coastal Carolina, 66-47, reach CIT championship gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | The Wave

    ... sitting out most of the past two games and had nine points, nine rebounds and three blocked shots. Senior forward Mike Best had eight points and seven rebounds, and junior guard Jaron Martin added eight points. With its 7-foot-6 defensive anchor ...

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  6. UC Irvine has moved past NIT snub as it continues see-the-nation trip ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | The Wave

    ... hard on his knee after an early collision and did not return to the game, playing eight minutes. Senior forward Mike Best stepped up, scoring 22 points and grabbing eight rebounds as the Anteaters won in overtime. Guards Alex Young (19), Luke Nelson ...

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  7. UC Irvine edges Cajuns, 67-66Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2016 | Banner-Tribune

    UC Irvine's Mike Best hit a fall-away jumper with 3.6 seconds remaining, and the Anteaters fought off a valiant comeback by the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns men's basketball team with a 67-66 win in the quarterfinals of the 2016 CollegeInsider.com Tournament Wednesday at the Cajundome.

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  8. Cajuns Comeback Falls Short vs. UC-Irvine In CIT QuartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    LAFAYETTE UC Irvine's Mike Best hit a fall-away jumper with 3.6 seconds remaining and the Anteaters fought off a valiant comeback by the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns men's basketball team with a 67-66 win in the quarterfinals of the 2016 CollegeInsider.com Tournament on Wednesday at the Cajundome. Alex Young scored 21 points, including five 3-pointers, as UC Irvine built a 16-point lead in the first half and led 48-33 on 7-foot-2 center Ioannis Dimakopoulos' 3-pointer with 18:08 remaining.

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  9. Cajunsa last-second shot off the mark in loss to UC-Irvine to end seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... Cajundome. Advocate staff photo by BRAD BOWIE -- Lafayette's Bryce Washington, left, scores against UC Irvine's Mike Best on Wednesday at the Cajundome. Advocate staff photo by BRAD BOWIE -- Lafayette's Jay Wright, right, directs traffic while being ...

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  10. Mike Best's late basket sends UC Irvine past Louisiana-Lafayette, into CIT semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | The Wave

    LAFAYETTE, La. Mike Best's jump shot with four seconds left helped UC Irvine edge host Louisiana-Lafayette, 67-66, in a CollegeInsider.com Tournament quarterfinal Wednesday night at Lafayette's Cajundome.

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  11. UC Irvine can earn spot in CIT semifinals with win at Louisiana-LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | The Wave

    ... center Mamadou Ndiaye playing just eight minutes after suffering a knee injury in a collision early in the game. Mike Best scored 22 points and had eight rebounds in the victory. Louisiana-Lafayette (19-14) has CIT wins over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi ...

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  12. Facing UC-Irvine a tall order for Shawn Long, CajunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... Cajuns have faced since going against Minnesota in the 1980 NIT. Along with Ndiaye, UCI starts 6-10 senior forward Mike Best, and 7-2 Ioannis Dimakopoulos and 6-10 Jonathan Galloway also play regular roles. But it's Ndiaye who turns heads. The ...

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  13. Cajuns Clash With UC-Irvine In CIT QuartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... 12.2 points and a team-high 7.1 rebounds. Alex Young averages 10.2 points and 4.5 assists for the Anteaters with Mike Best averaging 9.7 points and 5.1 rebounds. STORY LINES Louisiana looks to reach the semifinals in the CollegeInsider.com ...

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  14. UC Irvine passed over for NIT bid, but Long Beach State gets one; Anteaters settle for CITRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | The Wave

    UC Irvine center Mamadou Ndiaye, left, tries to knock the ball away from Long Beach State guard Travis Hammonds during the second half of Friday's Big West Tournament semifinal at Honda Center. UC Irvine forward Mike Best, left, and center Mamadou Ndiaye fence in Long Beach State forward Roschon Prince under the basket during the second half of Friday's Big West Tournament semifinal at Honda Center.

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  15. Long Beach State upsets UC Irvine in Big West semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... them a 62-61 lead with 6:48 to go. Martin scored 11 points - including three 3-pointers - to lead the spurt and Mike Best scored the go-ahead layup off a no-look pass from Ndiaye in the paint. It didn't last for long. Faust put Long Beach State back ...

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  16. Final: Long Beach State edges UC Irvine to reach Big West Tournament title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | The Wave

    ... 49ers turnovers to draw within two at 61-59, Martin hitting two 3-pointers during the run, and a free throw and Mike Best basket gave the Anteaters their first lead of the half at 62-61. The 49ers came right back with their own run, Faust hitting a ...

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  17. UCI finishes off UC Riverside with 14-0 runRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | The Wave

    ... in the second half. We figured it out and in the last 10 minutes, it was what made the difference in the game." Mike Best led the Anteaters with 20 points on 9 of 13 field goals including three straight in the crucial stretch run. The 6-foot-10 ...

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  18. Best scores 20, UC Irvine rallies to beat UC Riverside 76-66Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    Mike Best scored 20 points and UC Irvine rallied from a 10-point, second-half deficit to beat UC Riverside 76-66 on Saturday in a Big West Conference regular-season finale. UC Irvine ended up as conference co-champion with Hawaii after the Rainbow Warriors' 74-72 loss to Long Beach State later Saturday.

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  19. Anteaters clinch second seed in Big West with win over Cal PolyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | The Wave

    UC Irvine's Mike Best, right, and Cal Poly's Luke Meikle battle for a rebound during the first half of Thursday's Big West Conference game at Bren Center. Best scored a team-high 19 points in a 72-62 victory.

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  20. Nelson's free throws lift UCI past UC Davis, 62-61Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | The Current

    UCI's Mike Best puts in an easy bucket during a game at the Bren Center at UC Irvine on Feb. 24. UCI's Jonathan Galloway slams a dunk during a game at the Bren Center at UC Irvine on Feb. 24. UCI hosts Cal Poly at 8:30 p.m. tonight at the Bren Center before closing the regular season at UC Riverside at 2 p.m. Saturday. Luke Nelson converted a pair of free throws with 2.1 seconds left, and UC Irvine escaped with a 62-61 win over UC Davis on Saturday night before 4,573 people and a national-television audience.

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