San Diego State vs San Diego

San Diego St. 74, San Diego 62


SAN DIEGO (AP) - Chase Tapley scored 23 points and San Diego State rebounded from an early 12-point deficit to beat San Diego 74-62 on Wednesday night, the Aztecs' sixth straight victory in the crosstown rivalry.

Junior guard Xavier Thames had 11 points and a career-high 11 assists. It was SDSU's first points-assists double-double since Deandre Moore had 11 points and 11 assists against Wyoming on March 1, 2001. Junior forward DeShawn Stephens had a career high 16 points and tied his career high with nine rebounds.

San Diego State (9-2), coming off a 64-63 upset against California, struggled with its shooting and rebounding early and fell behind 14-2.

It was the biggest comeback this season for coach Steve Fisher's Aztecs, who rallied from a 10-point deficit to beat Long Beach State 77-73 in overtime on Nov. 19.

Chris Manresa had 14 points and 10 rebounds for USD (4-4) while Darian Norris had 13 points and Johnny Dee 12.

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San Diego State Aztecs
T. Shelton, F70-10-00000
G. Green, C221-40-05202
C. Tapley, G389-142-242123
X. Thames, G312-57-7411211
J. Rahon, G272-50-10005
D. Stephens327-82-590216
J. Franklin243-124-650211
A. Williams152-40-01034
L. Franklin41-10-00112
Totals 27-5415-2133161174
San Diego Toreros
D. Kramer, F233-50-02037
S. Fajemisin, C102-40-03034
D. Norris, G366-131-243113
C. Anderson, G351-24-64526
J. Dee, G305-120-021312
C. Manresa326-112-4101214
J. Sinis152-50-00034
K. Rancifer130-20-03010
C. Miles61-10-00002
Totals 26-557-1230101862
Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Colorado St.13-524-1266
Boise St.12-620-1272
Fresno St.11-720-1376
New Mexico10-817-1486
San Diego St9-919-1498
San Jose St.7-1114-16191
Utah St.7-1114-17181
Air Force4-1412-21251

West Coast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Marys16-229-517
San Fran.10-820-1394
Santa Clara10-817-16125
San Diego6-1213-18204
Other games
Alabama 62 Final
Dayton 74
IUPUI 60 Final
Louisville 90
Colo St 64 Final
Arizona 72 Final
Florida 78
S Hou St 37 Final
Tx A&M 64
GB 42 Final
Wisc 70
XAV 73 Final
Butler 61
STBN 43 Final
Illinois 48