HONOLULU, Hawaii -

A trip to Hawaii is truly paradise for the Gauchos as they beat the Rainbow Warriors 75-64.

Alan Williams scored twenty points and grabbed 17 rebounds as Santa Barbara kept a piece of first place in the Big West Conference with UC Irvine. Both teams are 6-2 in league.

Michael Bryson added 18 points and Taran Brown tallied 13 as the Gauchos improve to 15-6 for the season.

The UCSB women lost to Hawaii 63-60.