Men's Basketball Defeats San Marcos, 67-46
Nov. 1, 2012
SAN DIEGO -- Chase Tapley had 13 points and DeShawn Stephens added 10 points, four rebounds and three blocks to lead the No. 20/20 San Diego State men's basketball team to a 67-46 victory over Cal State San Marcos in an exhibition game Thursday night at a sold out Viejas Arena.
After a sluggish first half, which saw the two teams combine for 26 turnovers and shoot 30-for-74 (40.5 percent) from the field, SDSU used a 21-7 run out of the break to take a 47-33 lead with 12:48 remaining in the game. The Cougars never got closer than 12 the rest of the way.
In the second half, San Diego State was 16-for-24 (66.7 percent) from the field.
The Aztecs outrebounded CSUSM, 44-24, and had nine blocks and nine steals.
Tonight was the first exhibition game sellout in program history.