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Hobbs, Jessup lead Boise State past Wyoming 69-55

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) Alex Hobbs scored 17 points with seven rebounds and six assists as Boise State beat Wyoming 69-55 in a Mountain West Conference opener on Wednesday night.

Hobbs was 7 of 14 from the field for the Broncos (6-8, 1-0). Justinian Jessup added 14 points on four 3-pointers before fouling out late and Derrick Alston chipped in 10.

Boise State shot 42 percent from the field compared to 35 percent for Wyoming.

Hobbs, Jessup and Pat Dembley each drained a 3-pointer early in the first half to help the Broncos to a 15-8 lead and they pushed it to 33-22 at the break.

RJ Williams dunked and Jessup sank a 3 to start the second half, stretching Boise State's lead to 42-27 with 15:40 to play and the Broncos led by double figures the rest of the way.

Freshman Trace Young scored 16 points to lead the Cowboys (4-10, 0-1).

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Key Players
J. Jessup
J. James
37.8 Min. Per Game 37.8
22.4 Pts. Per Game 22.4
4.4 Ast. Per Game 4.4
9.3 Reb. Per Game 9.3
41.3 Field Goal % 38.1
41.1 Three Point % 25.4
74.2 Free Throw % 75.9
  Offensive rebound by David Wacker 7.0
  Alex Hobbs missed 3-pt. jump shot 9.0
+ 1 Trevon Taylor made 2nd of 2 free throws 38.0
+ 1 Trevon Taylor made 1st of 2 free throws 38.0
  Shooting foul on Malek Harwell 38.0
  Offensive rebound by Trevon Taylor 43.0
  Justin James missed jump shot 45.0
  Defensive rebound by Justin James 52.0
  Marcus Dickinson missed 3-pt. jump shot 54.0
  Defensive rebound by David Wacker 1:20
  Hunter Thompson missed 3rd of 3 free throws 1:20
Team Stats
Points 69 55
Field Goals 25-59 (42.4%) 14-40 (35.0%)
3-Pointers 8-26 (30.8%) 6-16 (37.5%)
Free Throws 11-15 (73.3%) 21-24 (87.5%)
Total Rebounds 33 30
Offensive 10 4
Defensive 22 21
Team 1 5
Assists 13 7
Steals 8 2
Blocks 2 0
Turnovers 6 15
Fouls 19 15
Technicals 0 0
17 PTS, 7 REB, 6 AST
16 PTS, 3 REB
12T
away team logo Boise State 6-8 333669
home team logo Wyoming 4-10 223355
Team Stats
away team logo Boise State 6-8 71.6 PPG 33.6 RPG 12.1 APG
home team logo Wyoming 4-10 65.8 PPG 34.1 RPG 10.3 APG
Key Players
34
A. Hobbs G 12.1 PPG 3.5 RPG 2.0 APG 46.2 FG%
11
T. Young G 6.8 PPG 3.4 RPG 0.8 APG 39.4 FG%
Top Scorers
A. Hobbs G 17 PTS 7 REB 6 AST
T. Young G 16 PTS 3 REB 0 AST
42.4 FG% 35.0
30.8 3PT FG% 37.5
73.3 FT% 87.5
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
A. Hobbs 17 7 6 7/14 2/5 1/1 0 36 2 0 0 2 5
J. Jessup 14 3 1 4/8 4/7 2/2 5 34 2 0 1 0 3
R. Williams 7 4 0 3/5 0/2 1/2 1 8 0 0 0 2 2
Z. Haney 4 1 0 1/5 0/0 2/2 1 13 1 0 0 0 1
M. Dickinson 3 2 2 1/7 1/6 0/0 2 35 1 0 0 1 1
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
A. Hobbs 17 7 6 7/14 2/5 1/1 0 36 2 0 0 2 5
J. Jessup 14 3 1 4/8 4/7 2/2 5 34 2 0 1 0 3
R. Williams 7 4 0 3/5 0/2 1/2 1 8 0 0 0 2 2
Z. Haney 4 1 0 1/5 0/0 2/2 1 13 1 0 0 0 1
M. Dickinson 3 2 2 1/7 1/6 0/0 2 35 1 0 0 1 1
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Alston 10 3 1 5/8 0/1 0/0 5 22 0 0 0 1 2
P. Dembley 9 4 0 4/8 1/3 0/1 0 18 0 0 3 2 2
D. Wacker 5 7 2 0/2 0/0 5/7 3 27 1 2 2 2 5
M. Harwell 0 1 1 0/2 0/2 0/0 2 7 1 0 0 0 1
R. Jorch - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Huang - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Rice - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Frazier - - - - - - - - - - - - -
R. Abercrombie - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Bereal - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 69 32 13 25/59 8/26 11/15 19 200 8 2 6 10 22
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
T. Young 16 3 0 6/8 3/4 1/1 1 36 0 0 2 0 3
J. Naughton 10 2 1 2/4 0/0 6/6 1 28 0 0 1 0 2
A. Banks 8 1 2 2/2 0/0 4/4 2 35 0 0 3 0 1
J. James 7 14 3 1/14 1/5 4/4 3 40 2 0 6 1 13
H. Thompson 6 3 0 1/6 1/3 3/5 4 27 0 0 1 1 2
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
T. Young 16 3 0 6/8 3/4 1/1 1 36 0 0 2 0 3
J. Naughton 10 2 1 2/4 0/0 6/6 1 28 0 0 1 0 2
A. Banks 8 1 2 2/2 0/0 4/4 2 35 0 0 3 0 1
J. James 7 14 3 1/14 1/5 4/4 3 40 2 0 6 1 13
H. Thompson 6 3 0 1/6 1/3 3/5 4 27 0 0 1 1 2
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
B. Porter 4 1 1 1/3 1/2 1/2 1 14 0 0 1 1 0
T. Taylor 4 1 0 1/3 0/2 2/2 3 20 0 0 1 1 0
A. Mueller - - - - - - - - - - - - -
H. Maldonado - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Hendricks - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Belt - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T. Johnson - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 55 25 7 14/40 6/16 21/24 15 200 2 0 15 4 21