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San Diego State 75, Fresno State 57


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FRESNO, Calif. - Jordan Schakel scored 14 points - 12 on 3-pointers in the first half - and No. 25 San Diego State beat Fresno State 75-57 for its eighth straight victory.

Matt Mitchell and Terrell Gomez scored 13 apiece for the Aztecs (17-4, 11-3 Mountain West), whose tight defense frustrated the Bulldogs most of the night.

Schakel was 5 for 5 from the field, including 4 for 4 on 3-pointers. Gomez was 3 for 3 from behind the arc. SDSU was 8 for 12 on 3-pointers and shot 61% overall from the floor.

Deon Stroud scored 17 and Orlando Robinson 16 for Fresno State (9-9, 7-9).

San Diego State opened with a 9-0 run and notched another dominating win in its streak. Its average margin of victory in the eight games is 26.4 points.

The Aztecs' defense was particularly impressive in the second half. Schakel had a steal and layup for a 52-34 lead and Mitchell later had a steal and layup for a 57-36 lead.

Keshad Johnson had two impressive slam dunks in the second half.

Schakel was 4 for 4 from behind the arc for 12 points to help SDSU take a 36-26 halftime lead. He hit two 3-pointers in the opening minutes during SDSU's 9-0 run.

SDSU had a 21-8 lead before Fresno State went on a 10-0 run, keyed by 3-pointers by Stroud and Leo Colimerio to pull within three.

February 20, 2021



San Diego State
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
M. Mitchell F 35 5-9 3-3 0-1 0-5 0 0 3 1 2 13
N. Mensah F 17 1-1 1-2 0-0 0-1 0 0 0 0 4 3
T. Pulliam G 26 2-8 4-5 0-2 0-3 2 0 1 2 3 8
T. Gomez G 25 5-7 0-0 3-3 0-0 1 0 1 3 2 13
J. Schakel G 25 5-5 0-1 4-4 1-8 1 0 2 0 1 14
J. Tomaic   20 1-2 2-2 0-0 0-1 1 2 0 2 2 4
L. Butler   18 1-3 4-7 0-0 0-1 2 0 2 1 3 6
A. Seiko   15 1-1 0-0 1-1 0-1 0 0 0 1 1 3
K. Johnson   12 3-4 1-2 0-1 1-2 0 1 0 0 0 7
A. Arop   7 1-1 2-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 4
Totals   200 25-41
(.610)
17-24
(.708)
8-12
(.667)
3-23 7 3 9 11 20 75


Fresno State
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
O. Robinson F 31 7-9 1-2 1-2 2-4 2 0 1 5 3 16
D. Stroud G 36 7-19 2-5 1-6 4-7 0 0 1 2 0 17
I. Hill G 31 1-5 0-0 1-3 0-0 4 0 2 2 3 3
J. Ballard G 19 0-4 2-2 0-4 0-4 1 0 0 0 2 2
A. Holland G 19 0-0 0-1 0-0 1-1 2 0 0 1 3 0
L. Colimerio   18 2-3 0-0 1-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 5
J. Campbell   12 3-5 0-0 1-1 1-2 0 0 0 1 2 7
C. Gray   12 2-4 0-1 0-1 1-2 0 0 0 1 1 4
B. Meah   12 0-0 3-4 0-0 2-2 0 1 0 0 2 3
K. Harding   10 0-2 0-1 0-1 0-1 0 0 0 3 2 0
Totals   200 22-51
(.431)
8-16
(.500)
5-20
(.250)
14-28 9 1 4 15 19 57

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