Amir Mazarei scored 33 points and was 5-of-6 from the free-throw line as the University of Redlands men’s basketball team defeated La Verne 97-93 on Wednesday night. Dave Thomas scored 12 points in the win for Redlands . Drew Terry led La Verne with 17 points and nine rebounds in the loss. (15-6, 8-3) CHAFFEY SOFTBALL Long Beach City College scored two runs in the bottom of the fifth to break a tie and held on for a 3-2 victory over visiting Chaffey. The Panthers (9-7) got a solo home run from Stephanie Williams in the sixth to move within 3-2, but couldn’t completely make up the deficit. Long Beach had two home runs, including a solo shot by Brittny Rodriguez to help stake it to a 3-1 lead in the fifth. Chaffey heads to San Diego City College on Friday at 2 p.m. UCR MEN’S BASKETBALL Nic Campbell and Patrick Sanders scored 19 points apiece and Campbell hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 35 seconds left as visiting UC Irvine beat UC Riverside 66-61. After Campbell’s shot, UC Riverside’s Justin Bell hit two free throws to close within one, but Michael Hunter made four free throws in the final 25 seconds to seal the win for the Anteaters (12-15, 6-7 Big West). Larry Cunningham scored 21 points and Bell added 19 for the Highlanders (5-20, 1-10). Bell came up short on a 3-pointer to tie it with 18 seconds remaining. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!