FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- Ja'Vance Coleman had 21 points and 11
rebounds, and Fresno State captured the McCaffrey Classic
tournament title Saturday night with an 80-65 victory over
Mississippi Valley State.
Sanford Speech scored 17 points for Mississippi Valley State
(2-3), including four 3-pointers. Solomon Forbes added 16 on
Fresno State outrebounded the Delta Devils 51-38 and won easily
despite committing 20 turnovers. The Bulldogs made 10 of 17
3-pointers, including four apiece by Coleman and Morris.
Mississippi Valley State opened the second half with an 11-2
scoring run to cut Fresno State's lead to 33-30, but the Bulldogs
responded with a 27-3 run of their own, including nine points by
The Delta Devils got back within 10, but couldn't overcome their
19.4 percent shooting in the first 20 minutes.
Ronald Alexander grabbed 14 rebounds and blocked four shots for
the Delta Devils.
Coleman, who scored 41 points over two games, was named the