Scores

Final

Evansville 72

(4-3, 1-2 away)

Colorado State 79

(6-0, 4-0 home)

4:30 PM ET, December 1, 2012

Moby Arena, Fort Collins, Colorado

1 2 T
EVAN 32 4072
CSU 44 3579

Top Performers

Evansville: D. Balentine 26 Pts, 1 Reb, 2 Ast

Colorado State: C. Iverson 16 Pts, 12 Reb, 4 Ast, 3 Blk

Colorado St. 79, Evansville 72

Associated Press

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- Colton Iverson added his fourth consecutive double-double with 16 points and 12 rebounds and Colorado State held off Evansville 79-72 on Saturday afternoon.

Greg Smith had 19 points and eight rebounds for Colorado State (6-0). Wes Eikmeier and Dorian Green also had 16 points for the Rams, which is off to their best start since 2005-06. Colorado State extended its home winning streak to 17.

D.J. Balentine led Evansville (4-3) with a career-high 26 points. Colt Ryan added a season-high 20 and the Purple Aces had their four-game winning streak snapped.

Evansville made four 3-pointers in the last five minutes when the Purple Aces nearly erased an 18-point second half deficit.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
EVAN
CSU
Points 72 79
FG Made-Attempted 28-55 (.509) 26-54 (.481)
3P Made-Attempted 10-22 (.455) 7-15 (.467)
FT Made-Attempted 6-12 (.500) 20-26 (.769)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 18

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