No. 17 SDSU Men's Hoops-Boise State Postgame Notes

Feb. 1, 2012

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Score: [17/17] San Diego State 58, Boise State 56
Records: [17/17] San Diego State 19-3, 5-1 MW; Boise State 10-11, 0-6 MW
Next Game: Saturday, Feb. 4 | vs. TCU | 7 p.m. PT | The Mtn., Channel 4 San Diego

• SDSU has gone 77 consecutive games without suffering consecutive losses, which is the fifth-longest streak nationally.

• SDSU has won 43 straight home games against unranked teams.

• SDSU has won nine straight home games, which is tied for the 11th-longest streak in school history.

• SDSU has won eight straight home February games.

• SDSU has won both games against Boise State (1976, 2012) in its history. Trends
• At 19-3, SDSU is off to its second-best start in the 91-year history of the program.

• San Diego State is 53-6 since the beginning of the 2010-11 campaign.

• The Aztecs are 42-4 as an AP Top-25 team and 37-4 when in the Coaches' poll.

• SDSU is 39-1 vs. unranked foes as an AP Top-25 club. The Aztecs are 35-1 vs. unranked opponents when in the Coaches' poll.

Game Notes
• SDSU's 12-point rally for the win matches its largest since coming back from 12 down at USD earlier this season.

• Tonight marks the fourth time SDSU has overcome a double-digit deficit this season and won.

• San Diego State used a 16-2 run to take a 41-39 lead midway through the second half.

• The Aztecs were 25-for-29 from the free-throw line tonight. The 86.2 free-throw percentage was the team's best this season (minimum 15 attempts). Over the last three games, SDSU is 47-for-55 (85.5) from the free-throw line.

Jamaal Franklin (16 points, 9-10 FT's, 8 rebounds)
The sophomore reached double figures for a career-high 10th straight game, 18th time this season and the 19th time in his career... After a 9-for-10 outing at the free-throw line tonight, is now 27 for his last 29 from the free-throw line.

Chase Tapley (14 points)
The senior has scored in double figures a career-high 16 straight games, 20 times this season and 47 times in his career... He has had multiple steals in 13 games this season.

Xavier Thames (6 points, 4-4 FT's)
Thames has made 39 of his last 41 free-throw attempts after his 4-for-4 performance from the charity stripe tonight.

Alec Williams (6 points, 4-4 FT's)
The junior has made 13 straight free throws after he went 4-for-4 from the line.

LaBradford Franklin (5 points, 3-3 FT's, 2 rebounds)
The sophomore has made 14 consecutive free throws after he made all three free-throw attempts tonight.

Tim Shelton (3 points, 8 rebounds)
The senior matched his season high with eight rebounds... He grabbed eight boards at New Mexico earlier this year.