Six different players made their Cal Poly debuts in the game, which marked the beginning of the regular season with first-year head coach John Smith.
The loss comes just one day after the announcement that Joe Callero will not return as head coach next season.
Mustang Gameday anchors Sydney Brandt and Francisco Martinez have all the Cal Poly men’s basketball pregame coverage.
When the Mustangs dropped their first three conference games of the season, head coach Joe Callero did what many coaches in his position would do — he looked to the roster for a spark.
Strong shooting lead Cal Poly to a 71-45 win over UC Riverside, breaking a 20-game road losing streak.