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Taylor carries Fresno St. past Air Force 76-50 in MW tourney

LAS VEGAS (AP) Deshon Taylor recorded 18 points and 10 assists to carry Fresno State to a 76-50 win over Air Force in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference Tournament on Thursday night.

Aguir Agau had 16 points for Fresno State (23-8). Nate Grimes added 13 points. New Williams had 12 points and eight rebounds for Fresno State.

Braxton Huggins, whose 19 points per game entering the matchup led the Bulldogs, had 1 point (0 of 11).

Lavelle Scottie had 13 points for the Falcons (14-18). Caleb Morris added 10 points. Chris Joyce had seven rebounds.

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Key Players
L. Scottie
12 F
D. Taylor
21 G
35.8 Min. Per Game 35.8
18.4 Pts. Per Game 18.4
4.8 Ast. Per Game 4.8
3.7 Reb. Per Game 3.7
48.7 Field Goal % 45.7
29.7 Three Point % 41.6
60.7 Free Throw % 78.2
  Defensive rebound by New Williams 8.0
  Sid Tomes missed 3-pt. jump shot 10.0
  Shot clock violation turnover on Noah Blackwell 20.0
+ 2 LeSean Brown made layup, assist by Sid Tomes 40.0
  Lost ball turnover on Aguir Agau, stolen by Sid Tomes 48.0
+ 2 Ameka Akaya made layup 53.0
  Offensive rebound by Ameka Akaya 1:02
  Sid Tomes missed 3-pt. jump shot 1:04
  Defensive rebound by Pervis Louder 1:09
  Braxton Huggins missed 3-pt. jump shot 1:11
  Offensive rebound by Aguir Agau 1:28
Team Stats
Points 50 76
Field Goals 18-49 (36.7%) 28-61 (45.9%)
3-Pointers 6-27 (22.2%) 16-38 (42.1%)
Free Throws 8-12 (66.7%) 4-7 (57.1%)
Total Rebounds 34 36
Offensive 4 8
Defensive 26 28
Team 4 0
Assists 12 23
Steals 3 13
Blocks 4 4
Turnovers 17 9
Fouls 14 18
Technicals 0 0
13 PTS, 5 REB, 1 AST
18 PTS, 5 REB, 10 AST
12T
away team logo Air Force 14-18 262450
home team logo Fresno State 23-8 433376
Team Stats
away team logo Air Force 14-18 68.1 PPG 36.3 RPG 13.6 APG
home team logo Fresno State 23-8 76.5 PPG 38.1 RPG 14.3 APG
Key Players
12
L. Scottie F 15.3 PPG 5.6 RPG 1.3 APG 48.7 FG%
21
D. Taylor G 17.9 PPG 3.7 RPG 5.0 APG 44.6 FG%
Top Scorers
L. Scottie F 13 PTS 5 REB 1 AST
D. Taylor G 18 PTS 5 REB 10 AST
36.7 FG% 45.9
22.2 3PT FG% 42.1
66.7 FT% 57.1
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
L. Scottie 13 5 1 5/12 2/5 1/2 1 34 0 0 5 0 5
C. Morris 10 2 2 3/5 2/4 2/2 2 29 0 1 3 0 2
R. Swan 8 5 1 4/9 0/3 0/1 0 30 1 2 3 2 3
C. Joyce 5 7 1 1/7 1/6 2/3 2 33 0 1 1 0 7
A. Walker 5 4 3 2/4 1/2 0/0 3 28 1 0 4 0 4
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
L. Scottie 13 5 1 5/12 2/5 1/2 1 34 0 0 5 0 5
C. Morris 10 2 2 3/5 2/4 2/2 2 29 0 1 3 0 2
R. Swan 8 5 1 4/9 0/3 0/1 0 30 1 2 3 2 3
C. Joyce 5 7 1 1/7 1/6 2/3 2 33 0 1 1 0 7
A. Walker 5 4 3 2/4 1/2 0/0 3 28 1 0 4 0 4
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
A. Akaya 6 3 0 2/4 0/1 2/2 0 11 0 0 0 2 1
L. Brown 2 1 0 1/2 0/0 0/0 0 8 0 0 0 0 1
P. Louder 1 1 1 0/0 0/0 1/2 4 8 0 0 1 0 1
S. Tomes 0 2 3 0/4 0/4 0/0 2 14 1 0 0 0 2
K. Van Soelen 0 0 0 0/2 0/2 0/0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0
N. Wells - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Edwards - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Hughes - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. O'Briant - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Z. Couper - - - - - - - - - - - - -
N. Rene - - - - - - - - - - - - -
I. Monson - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Kinrade - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 50 30 12 18/49 6/27 8/12 14 200 3 4 17 4 26
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Taylor 18 5 10 6/12 4/9 2/2 3 35 2 0 1 0 5
N. Grimes 13 6 1 6/10 0/1 1/2 3 24 1 2 2 2 4
N. Blackwell 9 6 3 3/4 3/4 0/0 3 32 5 0 1 0 6
S. Bittner 3 3 3 1/4 1/4 0/0 3 22 2 0 1 3 0
B. Huggins 1 2 4 0/11 0/8 1/3 2 27 1 0 2 0 2
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Taylor 18 5 10 6/12 4/9 2/2 3 35 2 0 1 0 5
N. Grimes 13 6 1 6/10 0/1 1/2 3 24 1 2 2 2 4
N. Blackwell 9 6 3 3/4 3/4 0/0 3 32 5 0 1 0 6
S. Bittner 3 3 3 1/4 1/4 0/0 3 22 2 0 1 3 0
B. Huggins 1 2 4 0/11 0/8 1/3 2 27 1 0 2 0 2
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
A. Agau 16 3 0 6/10 4/6 0/0 2 18 1 0 1 2 1
N. Williams 12 8 1 4/6 4/6 0/0 2 26 0 0 1 1 7
L. Rojas 2 1 1 1/1 0/0 0/0 0 12 1 2 0 0 1
C. Gray 2 2 0 1/3 0/0 0/0 0 4 0 0 0 0 2
J. McWilliams - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Seeley - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Fitzgerald-Warren - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Dhaliwal - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Diouf - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 76 36 23 28/61 16/38 4/7 18 200 13 4 9 8 28