RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Ferron Flavors Jr. scored 21 points and his late layup proved to be the game-winner as California Baptist held off CSU Bakersfield, 74-69 on Thursday night.
The Lancers held the Roadrunners scoreless over the final 1:26 to seal the victory.
CSU Bakersfield took a 35-28 lead at intermission, but Cal Baptist tied the game at 36-36 on De'jon Davis' 3-pointer with 18:26 to play.
Flavors was 5 of 8 from behind the arc. Milan Acquaah added 17 points and six assists and Davis scored 13 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for Cal Baptist (17-6, 7-2 Western Athletic Conference).
California Baptist plays host to Grand Canyon on Saturday. CSU Bakersfield plays host to Chicago State on Thursday.
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