4:45 PM ET, March 17, 2011
McKale Center, Tucson, Arizona
TUCSON, Ariz. -- San Diego State's players chased Devon Beitzel around screens, got hands in his face, challenged his shots.Nothing seemed to work, just like in two regular-season games against BYU's Jimmer Fredette.
Aztecs Overwhelm Tourney Newbies
Northern Colorado showed up to play but didn't have enough to hang with D.J. Gay and San Diego State for 40 minutes, writes Ted Miller. Rapid reaction
• The Aztecs won their first tournament game breaking open what was a six-point game at halftime.
• Kawhi Leonard had 21 points and 11 rebounds. Billy White also had a double-double with 12 points and 13 rebounds.
• The Aztecs committed four turnovers and outrebounded Northern Colorado by 12.
• Northern Colorado shot 33.9 percent. San Diego State will face Temple in the third round.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
NCAA Mens Tournament
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||19-56 (.339)||27-66 (.409)|
|3P Made-Attempted||8-22 (.364)||9-22 (.409)|
|FT Made-Attempted||4-8 (.500)||5-8 (.625)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||7 (0/0)||8 (0/0)|
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