Mountain West Women's Basketball Weekly Release - Feb. 12, 2013

Feb. 12, 2013

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San Diego State Takes Sole Possession of First Place ... San Diego State (8-1) took over sole possession of first place on Feb. 9 with a 74-49 win over Fresno State. The Bulldogs (7-2) are now in a tie for second with Wyoming (7-2) ... San Diego State will host UNLV on Sunday, Feb. 17 at 1 p.m. PT. The game will be televised on CBS Sports Network (CBSSN) with Rich Cellini and Tammy Blackburn calling the action.

    • Quick Hits ... Air Force senior Dymond James recorded back-to-back double-doubles last week with 13 points and 14 rebounds versus New Mexico and 14 points and 11 rebounds over Nevada ... Boise State senior Lauren Lenhardt has hit double-digit scoring in 17 games for the Broncos this season. BSU is off on Wednesday ... Colorado State junior Sam Martin joined the 500-career rebound club on Feb. 6, one week after making the 1,000-career point club on Jan. 30. She is the fifth Ram to record both career milestones before her senior year ... Fresno State had its home winning streak of 20 games snapped on Feb. 9 against San Diego State. The streak ranked third in the nation. Junior guard Ki-Ki Moore has scored 15 or more points in 10 of the last 11 games and has been in double figures in 21 of 22 contests this season ... Nevada fans are encouraged to wear pink on Feb. 13 in support of the Kay Yow Cancer Fund, Moms on the Run and the fight against breast cancer ... New Mexico has three road wins in MW action so far this season, matching the number of away Conference victories in the last two seasons combined ... San Diego State is undefeated in its first five MW road games for the first time since joining the Conference in 1999. During their eight-game winning streak, the Aztecs own a +18.5 scoring margin and a +8.5 rebounding margin ... UNLV senior Kelli Thompson has scored 99 points over the last four games, moving into fourth all-time at UNLV in career scoring with 1,706 points, 11th all-time in the MW ... Wyoming is 11-0 at home this season, the third-longest home win streak at UW, and the longest-active streak in the Conference. With last week's win over Boise State, head coach Joe Legerski has 190 career victories.

    • Hopkins Added to Wade Watch List ... San Diego State senior Chelsea Hopkins was added to the State Farm Wade Watch list on Feb. 4 by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) on behalf of the Wade Trophy Coalition. Hopkins leads the nation with three triple-doubles this season and is averaging 13.7 points, 7.6 rebounds and 7.1 assists per game. The State Farm Wade Trophy is presented to the nation's most outstanding NCAA Division I women's basketball player each year - one who not only excels athletically but also serves as a positive role model on and off the court.

    • Durbin & Sewell Named Capital One Academic All-District ... New Mexico senior Caroline Durbin (4.18 grade point average, Business) and Wyoming senior Chaundra Sewell (3.85 gpa, Pre-pharmacy) were named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-District VII Team. Both student-athletes advance to the Academic All-America ballot.

    • Bulldogs top attendance, again ... Fresno State set a season-high for single-game attendance on Saturday, Feb. 9 when 3,601 fans showed up for the televised game versus San Diego State. The week before, the Bulldogs were one of MW four teams to set season-highs in attendance - SDSU (1,842 - Air Force), UNLV (1,222 - Boise State) and Wyoming (4,053 - Colorado State).

This Week In Mountain West Women's Basketball
Game Time TV/Webcast
FEBRUARY 13 (WEDNESDAY)
* WYOMING at NEVADA 6:30 p.m. PT NevadaWolfPack.com
* FRESNO STATE at NEW MEXICO 7 p.m. MT GoLobos.com
* COLORADO STATE at SAN DIEGO STATE 7 p.m. PT GoAztecs.com
* AIR FORCE at UNLV 7 p.m. PT UNLVRebels.com
FEBRUARY 16 (SATURDAY)
* NEW MEXICO at BOISE STATE 2 p.m. MT BroncoSports.com
* AIR FORCE at COLORADO STATE 2 p.m. MT CSURams.com
* WYOMING at FRESNO STATE 2 p.m. PT GoBulldogs.com
FEBRUARY 17 (SUNDAY)
* UNLV at SAN DIEGO STATE 1 p.m. PT CBS Sports Network
FEBRUARY 20 (WEDNESDAY)
* BOISE STATE at AIR FORCE 7 p.m. MT GoAirForceFalcons.com
* UNLV at COLORADO STATE 7 p.m. MT CSURams.com
* SAN DIEGO STATE at WYOMING 7 p.m. MT GoWYO.com
* NEVADA at FRESNO STATE 7 p.m. PT GoBulldogs.com
Legend
* = Mountain West game
Live stats available for most games.