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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Shawn Stith and Taze Moore scored 18 points apiece and CSU Bakersfield beat Notre Dame de Namur 103-51 on Tuesday night in the Roadrunners' season opener.
Moore was 7-of-9 shooting and had five steals. De'Monte Buckingham had 12 points, seven rebounds, eight assists and three steals for CSUB.
The Roadrunners never trailed, pushed their lead into double figures for good midway through the first half and went into the break with a 46-26 advantage. They made just 4 of 24 (16.7 from 3-point range but shot 50% percent overall and outscored Notre Dame de Namur 31-8 at the free-throw line, where the Argonauts shot just 44.4%.
Trevor Thompson had 16 points and Carl Snyder scored 10 for Notre Dame de Namur.
The game was an exhibition for the D-II Argonauts, who were outrebounded 53-37.