Despite a strong performance from starter Matt Leonard, the Mustangs fell to the 25th ranked Anteaters from UC-Irvine 3-1 on Friday night at Baggett Stadium. The loss snapped the Mustangs three-game winning streak.
Cal Poly women’s basketball secured the No. 2 seed in the Big West with an 83-69 victory against UC Irvine.
UC Irvine rallied from an eight point deficit in the final 48 seconds to force overtime against Cal Poly. Junior Darren Moore hit a three-point shot with 0.9 seconds in regulation to tie it and Irvine outscored the Mustangs 17-10 in overtime to get the win. The loss means the Mustangs will be the sixth seed in the upcoming Big West conference tournament beginning on Wednesday.
The Mustangs mens’ soccer season ended in a double overtime battle versus the UC Irvine Anteaters.
Cal Poly hosts UC Irvine in a Big West Tournament game at Alex G. Spanos Stadium, Thursday night.