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By Cal State Bakersfield's Cebrina Johnson, center, drives to the basket past UC Davis' Celia Marfone, left, Idit Oryon, right, and Cortney French during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Los Angeles, Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012. UC Davis won 71-59. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
By THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN
LOS ANGELES -- Cal State Bakersfield missed 18 of its first 21 shots of the second half as UC Davis pulled away for a 71-59 victory at the Women of Troy Classic basketball tournament on Saturday.
Cebrina Johnson led CSUB (2-12) with 18 points on 6-of-10 shooting from the floor and 2-of-4 from the 3-point line. The sophomore also had five rebounds.
Fellow sophomore Janae Coffee had nine points and 12 rebounds, and Tyonna Outland had nine points, five rebounds and five assists for the Roadrunners. Coffee was named to the All-Tournament team.
CSUB trailed 34-30 at the half.
Four Aggies (5-4) scored in double figures, led by 15 for Sydnee Fipps and 12 for Celia Marfone.
UC Davis shot 60 percent from the field for the game, compared to 29.4 percent for CSUB. The Aggies also made 14-of-16 free throwns, compared to 12-of-20 shooting for the Roadrunners.
CSUB next plays host to UC Irvine on Friday night at 7 at the Icardo Center. The Roadrunners defeated UC Irvine 71-64 on Dec. 9. The Roadrunners have lost five in a row since that game.