Scores

Final

Southern Utah 47

(3-7, 1-0 Big Sky)

Denver 72

(4-6, 4-2 home)

    6:00 PM ET, December 21, 2012

    Magness Arena, Denver, Colorado

    1 2 T
    SUU 20 2747
    DEN 40 3272

    Top Performers

    Southern Utah: J. Stevenett 12 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast

    Denver: C. Udofia 7 Pts, 4 Reb, 7 Ast, 3 Stl, 3 Blk

    Denver 72, S. Utah 47

    Associated Press

    DENVER -- Royce O'Neale and Cam Griffin scored 12 points apiece to help Denver beat Southern Utah 72-47 Friday.

    O'Neale was 5 of 7 from the field, while Griffin was 3 of 5 and had four rebounds.

    Chase Hallam scored 11 points, and Brett Olson and Nate Engesser scored 10 points apiece. Chris Udofia had seven points, four rebounds and seven assists.

    Southern Utah had a one point lead early in the first half, but Denver (4-6) led 40-20 at halftime and never looked back. The Pioneers shot 55 percent from the field for the game, while the Thunderbirds shot 40.8 percent.

    Jackson Stevenett led the Thunderbirds (3-7) with 12 points. Jayson Cheesman added 10 points and six rebounds. Wade Collie had nine points, all from 3-point range.

    This was the third-straight home win for the Pioneers.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SUU
    DEN
    Points 47 72
    FG Made-Attempted 20-49 (.408) 26-47 (.553)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-12 (.250) 7-16 (.438)
    FT Made-Attempted 4-6 (.667) 13-15 (.867)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 1 30

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