Scores

Final

Denver 79

(13-8, 9-2 WAC)

Texas State 64

(7-16, 3-8 WAC)

    3:00 PM ET, February 2, 2013

    Strahan Coliseum, San Marcos, Texas

    1 2 T
    DEN 35 4479
    TXST 28 3664

    Top Performers

    Denver: B. Olson 22 Pts, 1 Reb, 7 Ast, 1 Stl

    Texas State: J. Wright 33 Pts, 12 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Denver 79, Texas St. 64

    Associated Press

    SAN MARCOS, Texas -- Brett Olson scored 22 points, including four 3-point baskets, to pace Denver past Texas State 79-64 on Saturday.

    Olson also set up his teammates with seven assists for Denver (13-8, 9-2 Western Athletic).

    Royce O'Neale scored 14 points for Denver. Jalen Love and Chris Udofia each scored 12 points. Udofia also had four blocked shots and three steals.

    The score was tied twice in the contest, but Texas State (7-16, 3-8) never led.

    Texas State wasted a strong all-around effort from Joel Wright. He scored 33 points, including 14 of 18 from the free-throw line, and pulled down 12 rebounds.

    Denver had a 36-30 scoring advantage in the paint and a 22-14 scoring edge in turnovers.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DEN
    TXST
    Points 79 64
    FG Made-Attempted 26-47 (.553) 19-49 (.388)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-15 (.467) 3-9 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 20-25 (.800) 23-28 (.821)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 16 0

    2012-13 Season

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    Jan 3, 2013 @DEN 64, TXST 53Recap
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    Research Notes

    Joel Wright of Texas State had 33 points and 12 rebounds off the bench Saturday against Denver. The last time a Division I player had at least 30 points and 10 rebounds off the bench was on Nov. 19, 2011, when Tarvin Gaines had 30 and 11 for Jacksonville State.

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