Academy of Art vs Fresno State

Fresno St. 85, Academy of Art 55


FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - Kevin Olekaibe equaled his season high with 25 points, leading Fresno State to an 85-55 victory over Academy of Art on Wednesday night.

Tyler Johnson added 16 points and eight rebounds for Fresno State (3-4), which snapped a three-game losing streak.

Ameer Shamsud-din scored 16 points, and William Overton added 13 points and nine rebounds for the Division II Urban Knights (0-7).

Olekaibe, who has scored at least 18 points in every game for the Bulldogs, added six rebounds and four steals.

Fresno State finished with a 42-21 rebounding advantage, including a 13-3 edge on the offensive glass.

The Bulldogs led 45-25 on halftime after Larry McGaughey's 3-pointer at the buzzer. Fresno State closed the first half with a 13-2 run.

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Academy of Art Urban Knights
N. Kone-Nelson, F220-20-01030
W. Overton, G356-160-093313
C. Robotham, G343-91-22419
A. Shamssud-din, G346-120-023316
I. Prema, G304-51-111411
H. Hayden130-40-04030
A. Anderson120-10-00020
M. Jorritsma121-21-20013
M. Babitt71-10-00133
R. Romain10-00-00000
Totals 21-523-521122355
Fresno State Bulldogs
K. Foster, F234-84-650012
J. Brown, F191-11-22223
K. Olekaibe, G337-168-961025
S. Shepp, G321-20-05612
J. Wills, G293-104-561211
T. Johnson256-94-581116
G. Johnson161-54-45006
L. McGaughey163-40-03028
G. Hefeng51-10-10002
B. Ely20-00-00000
Totals 27-5625-324211885

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