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Virginia Tech vs Colorado State

Colorado St. 88, Virginia Tech 52

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LAS VEGAS (AP) - Pierce Hornung had 18 points and 10 rebounds, leading four players in double figures, as Colorado State crushed Virginia Tech 88-52 in the Las Vegas Classic championship game Sunday night.

The Rams, after a methodical and balanced approach in a first half that gave them a 33-27 lead at halftime, opened the second half on a 12-2 run and went on to outscore the Hokies 55-25.

Dorian Green also scored 18 points for the Rams (10-2), while Greg Smith had 17 and Colton Iverson added 15.

Playing in front of a sparse crowd at the Orleans Arena, the Rams made a statement in winning the title in front of a nationally televised audience. Facing arguably its toughest test of the season, the Mountain West's Colorado State showed no signs of intimidation against the ACC's Hokies (9-3), in the first-ever meeting between the two programs.

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Scoreboard
Virginia Tech (9-3)272552
Colorado State (10-2) «335588
 
Virginia Tech Hokies
J. Eddie, F254-100-050110
C. Raines, F211-20-04042
C. Barksdale, F202-40-25024
E. Green, G3610-214-553126
R. Brown, G210-80-23040
C. Beyer250-20-04000
M. Rankin231-40-00153
J. Van Zegeren140-02-32032
W. Johnston101-11-21004
J. Racer30-01-21011
G. Donlon10-00-00000
M. Patrick10-10-00000
Totals 19-538-163242152
 35.8%50% 
Colorado State Rams
C. Iverson, F295-95-771015
G. Smith, F296-113-883217
P. Hornung, F276-75-6104218
D. Green, G326-101-236018
W. Eikmeier, G272-100-01635
D. Bejarano252-41-26026
J. Octeus160-60-05220
G. Santo61-10-00032
J. Mason51-30-01002
J. De Ciman41-22-21015
Totals 30-6317-2745221588
 47.6%63% 
ACC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Virginia16-230-7
Syracuse14-428-6
Duke13-526-9
N. Carolina13-524-10
Pittsburgh11-726-10
Clemson10-823-13
Florida St.9-922-14
N.C. State9-922-14
Maryland9-917-15
Miami (Fla.)8-1117-16
Wake Forest7-1217-16
Georgia Tech7-1216-17
Notre Dame6-1315-17
Boston College4-158-24
Va. Tech2-179-22

Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
San Diego St16-231-5
New Mexico15-327-7
UNLV10-820-13
Nevada10-815-17
Boise St.9-921-13
Wyoming9-918-15
Fresno St.9-921-18
Utah St.7-1118-14
Colorado St.7-1116-16
Air Force6-1212-18
San Jose St.1-177-24
 
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