#AztecWBB-Nevada Postgame Notes
March 14, 2013
LAS VEGAS -
Records: San Diego State: 25-5 overall; Nevada: 8-23 overall
Next Game: Friday, March 15 | vs. New Mexico or UNLV | Thomas & Mack Center | Noon PT
San Diego State wins its 16th straight game, which marks the second-longest unbeaten streak in program history
San Diego State raises its record to 25-5, marking the fifth time in school history the Aztecs have notched 25 wins.
The Aztecs are just one win shy of matching the school record of 26 victories set by the 1993-94 squad.
San Diego State held its 14th straight opponent to below 60 points for the game.
The 39 points allowed matches the second-fewest allowed by the Aztecs this season (39 at UNM, 30 vs. CS Dominguez Hills).
SDSU improves to 23-1 over its last 24 games when leading at the half. SDSU was up, 32-18, at halftime.
MW Tournament Notes
San Diego State advances to the MW semifinals for the second year in a row and.
The Aztecs improve to 24-21 in conference tournament play and 10-11 at the MW Championship.
SDSU improves to 5-3 in MW quarterfinal games under Beth Burns.
SDSU improves to 6-3 all-time vs. Nevada.
The Aztecs have captured all three meetings against the Wolf Pack this season.
SDSU defeats the Wolf Pack in the first meeting between the two teams at a neutral site.
In the previous two meetings this year, SDSU defeated Nevada by a combined 25 points. Today's margin was 28.
Forced 23 Nevada turnovers, 15 of which came off San Diego State steals. The 15 steals matched a season high for SDSU (15 vs. New Mexico, 2-27-13) and were the second-most in an MW quarterfinal. The 23 turnovers tied an MW Championship quarterfinal record.
SDSU owned a 29-3 advantage in points off turnovers and a 14-2 advantage in fast-break points.
Chelsea Hopkins (4 points, 6 rebounds, 14 assists, 4 steals)
Set the MW Championship single-game record for assists with 14... It is also the senior class record for most assists in a single MW Championship game... She had 12 assists, which gave her the record, in the first half... She assisted on all of SDSU's 12 first-half field goals... Her 14 assists for the game is a new career high... Had a game-high four steals, which was one off her career high.
Courtney Clements (15 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 blocked shot, 3 steals)
Posted her 88th career double-figure scoring game and her 27th this season... She has now scored in double figures 15 straight games, which extends a season-long streak... Shared game-high honors with 15 points.
Erimma Amarikwa (15 points, 10 rebounds, 3 blocked shots)
Tied her career high with three blocked shots... Logged her 16th double-figure scoring effort of her career ... Her double-double was the third of her career and of the season... Her game-high 15 points were two off her career high.