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Grimes' double-double helps lead Fresno St past San Jose St

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Nate Grimes scored 19 points and collected 12 rebounds to lead Fresno State to a 73-53 win over San Jose State Wednesday night in a Mountain West Conference opener.

Fresno State (10-3) built a 47-28 halftime lead on the strength of 17-of-28 shooting (60.7 percent) from the field including 8 of 14 from 3-point range. The Bulldogs led 9-2 before San Jose State narrowed it to 12-10. The Spartans stayed within striking distance when Brae Ivey's 3-pointer made it 26-22 with 7:10 to play before a 19-6 Bulldogs run ended the half. Fresno State led by double figures the rest of the way.

Noah Blackwell scored 17 points with five 3s and six assists and New Williams scored 11 for Fresno State. The Bulldogs finished 28-of-54 from the field and outscored the Spartans on the interior 30-20.

Michael Steadman led the Spartans (3-10) with 18 points and 10 rebounds.

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Key Players
D. Taylor
21 G
M. Steadman
30.6 Min. Per Game 30.6
13.9 Pts. Per Game 13.9
1.0 Ast. Per Game 1.0
9.5 Reb. Per Game 9.5
45.5 Field Goal % 48.1
31.9 Three Point % 33.3
80.7 Free Throw % 63.4
  Lost ball turnover on Zach Chappell 29.0
  Defensive rebound by Michael Steadman 43.0
  Noah Blackwell missed 3-pt. jump shot 45.0
  Defensive rebound by Sam Bittner 1:13
  Michael Steadman missed 2nd of 2 free throws 1:13
+ 1 Michael Steadman made 1st of 2 free throws 1:13
  Personal foul on Christian Gray 1:13
+ 2 Noah Blackwell made driving layup 1:27
  Defensive rebound by Fresno State 1:56
  Seneca Knight missed 3-pt. jump shot 1:58
  Offensive rebound by San Jose State 2:04
Team Stats
Points 73 53
Field Goals 28-54 (51.9%) 18-51 (35.3%)
3-Pointers 11-29 (37.9%) 7-19 (36.8%)
Free Throws 6-7 (85.7%) 10-13 (76.9%)
Total Rebounds 31 31
Offensive 5 5
Defensive 23 22
Team 3 4
Assists 17 12
Steals 9 7
Blocks 5 1
Turnovers 15 16
Fouls 17 13
Technicals 0 0
19 PTS, 12 REB, 1 AST
18 PTS, 10 REB, 1 AST
12T
away team logo Fresno State 10-3 472673
home team logo San Jose State 3-10 252853
Team Stats
away team logo Fresno State 10-3 76.5 PPG 38.1 RPG 14.3 APG
home team logo San Jose State 3-10 65.9 PPG 40.1 RPG 13.6 APG
Key Players
32
N. Grimes F 11.8 PPG 9.2 RPG 0.7 APG 59.9 FG%
1
M. Steadman F 13.2 PPG 8.5 RPG 0.9 APG 48.3 FG%
Top Scorers
N. Grimes F 19 PTS 12 REB 1 AST
M. Steadman F 18 PTS 10 REB 1 AST
51.9 FG% 35.3
37.9 3PT FG% 36.8
85.7 FT% 76.9
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
N. Grimes 19 12 1 9/14 0/1 1/1 3 26 1 2 2 2 10
N. Blackwell 17 2 6 6/10 5/8 0/0 1 31 0 0 5 0 2
J. McWilliams 13 2 1 5/7 3/5 0/0 4 31 2 2 0 0 2
N. Williams 11 3 0 4/9 2/6 1/1 1 32 1 1 1 1 2
S. Bittner 2 5 4 0/3 0/1 2/2 3 32 3 0 2 1 4
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
N. Grimes 19 12 1 9/14 0/1 1/1 3 26 1 2 2 2 10
N. Blackwell 17 2 6 6/10 5/8 0/0 1 31 0 0 5 0 2
J. McWilliams 13 2 1 5/7 3/5 0/0 4 31 2 2 0 0 2
N. Williams 11 3 0 4/9 2/6 1/1 1 32 1 1 1 1 2
S. Bittner 2 5 4 0/3 0/1 2/2 3 32 3 0 2 1 4
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Taylor 9 0 4 4/10 1/7 0/1 0 26 1 0 2 0 0
L. Rojas 2 4 1 0/0 0/0 2/2 0 5 0 0 3 1 3
C. Gray 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 3 9 0 0 0 0 0
A. Agau 0 0 0 0/1 0/1 0/0 2 8 1 0 0 0 0
B. Huggins - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Seeley - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Fitzgerald-Warren - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Dhaliwal - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Diouf - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 73 28 17 28/54 11/29 6/7 17 200 9 5 15 5 23
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Steadman 18 10 1 6/15 1/2 5/6 3 33 1 0 3 2 8
B. Ivey 9 5 1 4/10 1/5 0/0 3 30 2 0 3 0 5
O. Barry 5 1 1 2/7 1/3 0/0 2 30 0 1 4 0 1
N. Baumann 3 2 1 1/6 1/3 0/0 0 26 0 0 1 0 2
C. LeCesne 2 3 4 1/1 0/0 0/0 0 24 1 0 1 2 1
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Steadman 18 10 1 6/15 1/2 5/6 3 33 1 0 3 2 8
B. Ivey 9 5 1 4/10 1/5 0/0 3 30 2 0 3 0 5
O. Barry 5 1 1 2/7 1/3 0/0 2 30 0 1 4 0 1
N. Baumann 3 2 1 1/6 1/3 0/0 0 26 0 0 1 0 2
C. LeCesne 2 3 4 1/1 0/0 0/0 0 24 1 0 1 2 1
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Z. Chappell 7 1 2 1/2 0/0 5/6 1 13 3 0 2 0 1
S. Knight 6 2 1 2/8 2/5 0/1 1 22 0 0 1 0 2
C. Anigwe 3 2 0 1/1 1/1 0/0 2 14 0 0 1 1 1
A. Chastain 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0
B. Rodriguez-Flores 0 1 1 0/1 0/0 0/0 0 5 0 0 0 0 1
S. Japhet-Mathias - - - - - - - - - - - - -
I. Nichols - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Simmons - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T. Smith - - - - - - - - - - - - -
K. Hammonds - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 53 27 12 18/51 7/19 10/13 13 200 7 1 16 5 22