Scores

Final

Denver 65

(5-6, 2-5 away)

Sacramento St 79

(9-5, 6-0 home)

    10:05 PM ET, December 29, 2005

    1 2 T
    DEN 25 4065
    SAC 37 4279

    Top Performers

    Denver: Y. Nicholson 23 Pts, 14 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Blk

    Sacramento State: J. Harris 22 Pts, 10 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Sacramento State 79, Denver 65

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Jason Harris scored 22 points and DaShawn Freeman added 21 to lead Sacramento State to a 79-65 victory over Denver on Thursday night.

    Harris added 10 rebounds and Alex Bausley scored 12 points for the Hornets (9-5), who bounced back from a 30-point loss at UCLA to improve to 5-0 at home. Sacramento State has won eight of 11 and has not lost consecutive games this season.

    Yemi Nicholson had 23 points and 14 rebounds to lead Denver (5-6), which wrapped up an 0-5 road trip. Andrew Carpenter added 16 points.

    This marked the first meeting ever between the Hornets and Pioneers.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DEN
    SAC
    Points 65 79
    FG Made-Attempted 24-56 (.429) 31-67 (.463)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-11 (.273) 9-25 (.360)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-22 (.636) 8-12 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 16

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