March 14, 2008
Final Stats |
LAS VEGAS, Nev. -
San Diego State-TCU Postgame Notes in PDF Format
Final Score: San Diego State 69, TCU 67
Records: San Diego State 18-12; 7-9 MWC; TCU 21-11; 13-3 MWC
Next game: vs. (4)New Mexico, Saturday, March 15, 1 p.m. PDT; TV: VERSUS; Radio: XTRA Sports 1360 AM
With the Victory...
* - The Aztecs are the lowest seed ever to reach the championship game in MWC history.
* - San Diego State won its second straight MWC tournament game after losing the first eight in the history of the league.
* - The victory marks the first time an SDSU squad has won two straight in a conference tournament since winning three straight in capturing the 1997 WAC title. That tourney took place at the Thomas & Mack Center.
* - The Aztecs snap a seven-game losing skid vs. the Horned Frogs.
* - SDSU will be making its fourth appearance in a conference tournament title game. The other times occurred in the WAC in 1994 (champions), 1995 (runner-up) and 1997 (champions) under Beth Burns.
* - SDSU's 69 total points is a school record for points in an MWC tournament.
* - After matching the SDSU record for most points in a first half of an MWC Championships game, the Aztecs eclipsed that record with 36 first-half points this afternoon.
* - The Aztecs shot 42.4 percent for the game for a season-high fifth straight contest.
* - SDSU had 13 steals in the game, marking the 22nd time this year it has had at least that many.
* - San Diego State forced 20 more turnovers for the 24th time this season.
* - Jene' Morris
Morris recorded her 21st double-digit scoring performance of the year and her sixth 20-point game of the season after she finished with 24 points. ... In both MWC tournament games she has scored at least 20 points. ... Morris has two straight 20-point games for the first time this season. ... Morris became SDSU's all-time leader in points scored in a single MWC tournament game. ... She has made at least one three-pointer in six straight games. The streak matches a season high. ... Morris has also made multiple three-point baskets in 13 games this year.
* - Quenese Davis
Davis had 10 assists in the game, marking her fifth straight game in which she has had at least five dimes. ... She has three games of 10 assists or more this season ... Davis moved up to ninth place on the Aztec all-time single-season list. ... On the SDSU all-time career assist chart, Davis rose ninth place to No. 7.
* - Paris Johnson
Johnson posted her 20th game of the year with at least 10 points scored after she finished with 11 points. She has also accomplished the feat in five consecutive outings. ... With her career-high six blocks today, Johnson moved up to sixth place on the SDSU single-season list for most blocked shots.
* - Allison Duffy
Duffy logged her third straight double-figure performance and 16th of the season with her 10 points.