'Dogs D Comes Up Big in 39-30 Win

Nov. 14, 2012

Final Stats

By Stephen Trembley

RIVERSIDE, Calif. --- The Fresno State men's basketball team survived a trip to the Inland Empire by beating UC Riverside 39-30 on Tuesday night at SRC Arena.

Bulldogs' junior point guard Allen Huddleston led the Bulldogs with a game-high 17 points, including five crucial free throws in the second half to help seal the win.

The low-scoring affair featured just 23 combined field goals as the Fresno State defense held the Highlanders to just 12-of-49 (24.5 percent) shooting from the floor.

The Bulldogs used a 14-0 run over a span of 10:03 in the second half to build a 32-23 advantage and never relinquished the lead down the stretch.

Fresno State (1-1) hosts Pacific (1-0) on Friday night at 7 p.m. PT to begin the Bulldogs' tenth season at the Save Mart Center.

Notes: Fresno State at UC Riverside
• With the win, Fresno State improved to 5-0 all-time versus UC Riverside.
• Since Terry's arrival at Fresno State in 2011, the Bulldogs are now 13-7 when playing in the state in the California, including a 4-2 mark away from the Save Mart Center and a 3-1 record against Big West opponents.
• Under Terry, Fresno State has now committed fewer turnovers than or the same of turnovers as its opponents in 32 of 35 games.

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