California-Oregon State Postgame Notes
Courtesy: Cal Athletics  
Release:  02/26/2011

Feb. 26, 2011

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CORVALLIS, Ore. - Today was Cal's first victory at Oregon State since 2008.

Allen Crabbe connected on a season-high six three-pointers (6-for-8), finishing the contest with a game-high 26 points.

Jorge Gutierrez and Brandon Smith tallied a combined 17 assists - nine for Gutierrez and eight for Smith. They entered the day ranked in the top six in the Pac-10 in assists.

Cal is now 15-4 when garnering more assists than its opponent.

Similar to Thursday, after getting off to a sluggish first half, the Bears rebounded in the second half. In the first half, Cal shot 52.4 percent (11-21) and 72.0 percent (18-25) in the second.

Saturday's victory also marked the second straight game in which Cal rebounded from double-digit deficits in the first half.

Gutierrez tied his season high in steals with four. He also continued his streak of double-digit scoring performances to 10 with his 14 points.