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

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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-LRPI Rank
N. Carolina14-433-75
Florida St.12-626-914
Louisville12-625-97
Notre Dame12-626-1023
Duke11-728-96
Virginia11-723-1118
Va. Tech10-822-1148
Miami (Fla.)10-821-1242
Syracuse10-819-1584
Wake Forest9-919-1439
Georgia Tech8-1021-16106
Clemson6-1217-1668
Pittsburgh4-1416-1774
NC State4-1415-17141
Boston College2-169-23219

Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Nevada14-428-729
Colorado St.13-524-1266
Boise St.12-620-1272
Fresno St.11-720-1376
New Mexico10-817-1486
San Diego St9-919-1498
Wyoming8-1023-15152
San Jose St.7-1114-16191
Utah St.7-1114-17181
Air Force4-1412-21251
UNLV4-1411-21241
 
Other games
IAST 55 Final
SDSU 62
ARIZ 69 Final
MIAMI 50