Leland King II
tied his season-high with 25 points and added a career-high 17 rebounds to lead UC Santa Barbara to its sixth consecutive win, 75-51 over visiting Cal State Northridge on Saturday night.
The Gauchos (18-5 overall, 7-2 Big West), who set a school record by going 11-0 at home to open the season, remain tied with UC Davis, a double-overtime winner over Long Beach State on Saturday evening, for first-place in the Big West Conference. UCSB was playing without its starting center, Jalen Canty
, who has been suspended indefinitely for a violation of team rules.