Fresno State vs Colorado State

Colorado St. 67, Fresno St. 61

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LAS VEGAS (AP) - Wes Eikmeier scored 18 points and second-seeded Colorado State held off Fresno State 67-61 Wednesday in the Mountain West Conference tournament quarterfinals.

The Rams (25-7), who next play UNLV in Friday night's semifinals, got contributions from Greg Smith with 11 points and Gerson Santo, who scored 10 in 11 minutes of play. Pierce Hornung grabbed a game-high nine rebounds.

Eikmeier's 3-pointer with just over a minute remaining gave Colorado State a 61-55 lead, and the Rams sealed the win at the free-throw line. They were 25 of 37 in a game that saw 46 fouls called.

Tyler Johnson led Fresno State (11-19) with 14 points. Jerry Brown and Marvelle Harris scored 12 and Allen Huddleston had 10 points for the Bulldogs, who were 13 of 23 at the foul line.

Neither team led by more than nine points in a game that featured eight ties and 12 lead changes.

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Scoreboard
Fresno State (11-19)293261
Colorado State (25-7) «264167

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Fresno State Bulldogs
B. Anderson, F202-30-06044
T. Giddings, C191-30-23132
A. Huddleston, G372-95-934410
T. Johnson, G366-120-042214
K. Olekaibe, G281-50-00203
J. Brown254-74-540412
M. Harris184-63-430412
K. Foster171-51-32154
Totals 21-5013-2328102661
 42%56.5% 
Colorado State Rams
P. Hornung, F321-12-49134
G. Smith, F313-84-873411
C. Iverson, C232-23-75147
J. Octeus, G402-85-61329
W. Eikmeier, G344-139-1033318
D. Bejarano223-70-05048
G. Santo114-62-220010
J. De Ciman70-10-00000
Totals 19-4625-3733112067
 41.3%67.6% 
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
SETON 63 Final
SYR 75
WYO 46 Final
NMEX 59
RUT 61 Final
ND 69