Fresno State out-dueled the Mustangs 67-56.
Many upgrades have been installed, including a new competition floor, video board and scoreboard, LED courtside signage tables and improved courtside seating.
Schlemer scored 10 points and grabbed seven rebounds in USA’s 98-45 opening win over the New Zealand All-Stars.
The Mustangs dropped a 73-58 decision to the top-ranked Matadors in the Big West tournament championship game on Saturday.
The women’s basketball team tips off against Cal State Northridge at 1 p.m. on Fox PrimeTicket while the men take on the Matadors at 7:30 on ESPN2.
The Mustangs advance to the Big West Conference Tournament finals for the second straight year, giving Cal Poly a shot at back-to-back NCAA Tournament berths.
Evan Morter [follow id =”EvanMorter”] A championship program was born at Cal Poly while most current students were just toddlers. Nearly two decades ago, Cal Poly women’s basketball joined the Big West Conference and appointed Faith Mimnaugh as its head…
Senior center Molly Schlemer and junior guard Ariana Elegado earned First Team All-Conference praise.