No. rv/25 #AztecMBB-Nevada Postgame Notes
Jan. 23, 2013
San Diego State Postgame Notes - Final Edition
Final Score: No. rv/25 San Diego State 78, Nevada 57
Records: San Diego State 15-4 overall; 3-2 MW; Nevada 10-8 overall; 1-3 MW Next Game: Saturday, Jan. 26 | vs. No. 15/17 New Mexico | Viejas Arena at Aztec Bowl | 1 p.m. PT | NBC Sports Network
Career Highs / Season Highs
Winston Shepard had a career-high eight rebounds.
James Rahon had a season-high five rebounds.
J.J. O'Brien tied a season-high with 12 points (also vs. UC Santa Barbara, 12-6-12).
Jamaal Franklin had a season-high four steals.
DeShawn Stephens had a season-high two blocked shots.
Chase Tapley - 17 points, 4 assists, 3 rebounds,1 blocked shot
Tapley led San Diego State in scoring for the sixth time this season and the 26th time in his career... The senior reached double figures for the 13th time this season and the 70th time in his career...His four assists were one off his season-high and his most since dishing out five against Texas Southern (Dec. 3, 2012)... He had three three-point field goals giving him at least one trey in four straight games... He now has 1,348 career points... On Saturday he will likely become the eighth player in school history to start 100 games.
Jamaal Franklin - 14 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists, 4 steals
Franklin set a season-high for steals with four... He recorded his sixth straight double-digits scoring game, his 17th double-figure scoring game of his career and the 47th game with at least 10 points... He has at least five assists in five of his last 11 games... He led the team in assists for the ninth time this season and the 14th time in his career... He made a three-point field goal giving him a trey in six consecutive games... He now has 942 career points.
JJ O'Brien - 12 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists
Tied a season-high with 12 points (also vs. UC Santa Barbara, Dec. 6, 2012)... O'Brien reached double figures for the fourth time this season and the 10th time in his career... The sophomore reached the plateau for the first time since a 10 point outing against Arizona (Dec. 25, 2012)... He added a team-high three offensive rebounds... He had two assists without committing a turnover.
Winston Shepard - 9 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists
Shepard pulled down a career-high eight rebounds... With nine points tonight, the freshman now has 37 points in his last three games (12.3 ppg)... His four field goals made tied a career best.
James Rahon - 8 points, 5 rebounds
Made his fourth start of the season, the 40th of his Aztec career and the 57th of his college career tonight... He played 28 minutes without a turnover, marking his 15th turnover free game of the season... He entered the game ranked fourth in the country in fewest turnovers per 40 minutes... His five rebounds are a season-high.