No. 16/15 #AztecMBB-Colorado State Postgame Notes
Jan. 12, 2013
SAN DIEGO -
Records: San Diego State 14-2 overall; 2-0 MW; Colorado State: 13-3, 0-1 MW
Next Game: Wednesday, Jan. 16 | vs. UNLV | Viejas Arena at Aztec Bowl | 7 p.m. PT | CBS Sports Network
SDSU improves to 14-2, which equals the second-best start in the school's Division I history.
San Diego State has won 84 straight games when leading with five minutes to play.
San Diego State has won 26 straight games when leading at the half and improves to 14-0 this season when doing so.
The Aztecs won their sixth straight overtime game and improved to 15-1 over their last 16 overtime contests.
Tonight's attendance was 12,414, officially a sellout. It marks the 40th sellout for San Diego State in school history and the 16th straight home sellout for SDSU.
San Diego State's first eight baskets of the night were all from three-point range, seven of which included an assist.
San Diego State did not make a two-point basket until there was 3:47 remaining in the first half.
San Diego State made a season-high 13 three-point field goals.
For the 11th time in 15 games this season, the Aztecs held its opponent to a field goal percentage of 40 percent or less. The Aztecs are 10-1 in those games.
SDSU wins its 10th straight home game vs. Colorado State.
The Aztecs pocket their third straight win over the Rams and their 17th in their last 19 meetings with CSU.
San Diego State closes the gap in the all-time series, trailing 34-36 in 70 all-time meetings.
Jamaal Franklin - 23 points, 7 rebounds, career-high 43 minutes
Chase Tapley - 19 points, 5 rebounds
Xavier Thames - 14 points
JJ O'Brien - 9 points, 10 rebounds, 3 assists