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Taylor scores 15 points in Fresno State's big second half

BOISE, Idaho (AP) Deshon Taylor scored all of his 15 points in the second half and Fresno State rallied to defeat Boise State 63-53 on Saturday night.

Boise State led 28-22 at halftime after Fresno State shot 34 percent and made 2-of-15 3-pointers. The Bulldogs, the leading 3-point shooting team in the Mountain West Conference, made 5-of-8 3-pointers in the second half and outscored the Broncos 41-25.

Fresno State (13-4, 4-1) first tied the game at 35 with 12:02 remaining in the second half. There were two more ties but the Broncos never regained the lead.

New Williams added 14 points off the bench and Nate Grimes collected eight rebounds for Fresno State.

Justinian Jessup scored 15 points for Boise State, as did Alex Hobbs. No player had more than four rebounds for the Broncos (8-10, 3-2) who were outrebounded 33-25. Boise State made only 4-of-21 3-pointers (19 percent) and had only eight assists.

The Broncos lost by one point to No. 10 Nevada last time out.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
+ 2 Zach Haney made layup 3:53
  Traveling violation turnover on New Williams 4:16
  Traveling violation turnover on Zach Haney 4:24
+ 3 New Williams made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Sam Bittner 4:43
+ 2 Alex Hobbs made jump shot 5:09
+ 3 Braxton Huggins made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Deshon Taylor 5:35
  Turnover on RJ Williams 5:50
  Offensive foul on RJ Williams 5:50
+ 2 Deshon Taylor made layup 6:08
  Lost ball turnover on Marcus Dickinson, stolen by Braxton Huggins 6:19
+ 2 Aguir Agau made layup, assist by Deshon Taylor 6:34
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Fresno State 13-4 224163
home team logo Boise State 8-10 282553
Team Stats
away team logo Fresno State 13-4 76.5 PPG 38.1 RPG 14.3 APG
home team logo Boise State 8-10 71.6 PPG 33.6 RPG 12.1 APG
Key Players
4
B. Huggins 18.5 PPG 4.3 RPG 1.7 APG 42.5 FG%
3
J. Jessup 14.0 PPG 4.5 RPG 2.7 APG 44.5 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB