Scores

Final

UC Davis 57

(3-7, 1-4 away)

Fresno State 68

(5-5, 3-3 home)

    10:00 PM ET, December 17, 2009

    Save Mart Center, Fresno, California

    1 2 T
    UCD 24 3357
    FRES 30 3868

    Top Performers

    UC Davis: M. Payne 11 Pts, 4 Reb, 8 Ast, 2 Stl

    Fresno State: P. George 14 Pts, 9 Reb, 5 Ast, 6 Stl, 1 Blk

    Fresno St. 68, UC Davis 57

    Associated Press

    FRESNO, Calif. -- Mike Ladd scored 18 points and Greg Smith added 17 as Fresno State pulled away down the stretch to defeat UC Davis 68-57 on Thursday night.

    Paul George added 14 points, nine rebounds and six steals for Fresno State (5-5), which shot 56.5 percent from the field.

    Joe Harden led UC Davis (3-7) with 16 points. Dominic Calegari added 14 points and eight rebounds.

    After Calegari's layup with 8:09 remaining trimmed Fresno State's lead to 51-49, the Bulldogs put the game away with a 12-2 scoring run.

    George capped the flurry by stealing the ball at midcourt and dribbling for an open dunk. George then hit a 3-pointer on Fresno State's next possession for a 63-51 lead with 3:52 left.

    Ladd scored all but one of his points on 3-pointers, finishing 5 of 10 from beyond the arc.

    Mark Payne added 11 points and eight assists for UCD, which shot 33.3 percent from the field.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UCD
    FRES
    Points 57 68
    FG Made-Attempted 18-53 (.340) 26-46 (.565)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-17 (.353) 10-24 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-18 (.833) 6-12 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 1 11

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