The UC Davis Aggies made just four 3-pointers in 19 attempts Saturday at The Pavilion, falling behind the UC Santa Barbara Gauchos 9-0 and never recovering en route to a 67-54 loss.
The Aggies (9-20, 4-10 Big West Conference) didn’t get their first field goal until a Corey Hawkins jumper 7:28 into the game got UC Davis to within 12-4.
The Gauchos (19-8, 10-4) led 32-23 at the half and got up by as much as 15 points in the second half before the Aggies cut the deficit to eight at 57-49 with 3:18 to go.
Hawkins was the lone Aggie in double figures with 16 points. Clint Bozner had five rebounds.
UC Santa Barbara was 23-for-52 (44.2 percent) overall, 4-for-14 (28.6 percent) from deep and 17-for-24 (70.8 percent) from the free throw stripe. UC Davis was 17-for-44 (38.6 percent), 4-for-19 (21.1 percent) and 16-for-27 (59.3 percent).
The Gauchos dominated the glass, 43-20. The Aggies had 10 turnovers while UC Santa Barbara committed 12.
UC Davis closes the season on the road, starting Thursday night at UC Riverside at 7 p.m.