Coloradost 38 36 74
Fresnost 20 43 63
Date of game: 1/26/2013

Recap: Fresno State vs. Colorado State

Fresno, CA (Sports Network) - Dorian Green scored 17 points as the Colorado State Rams took down the Fresno State Bulldogs, 74-63, in a Mountain West Conference clash at the Save Mart Center.

Wes Eikmeier and Pierce Hornung each added 12 points and Colton Iverson and Greg Smith each tacked on 11 for Colorado State (16-4, 3-2 MWC) which has won three of its last four. Iverson also brought in a game-high 13 rebounds.

Tyler Johnson scored 23 points and Marvelle Harris and Allen Huddleston each added 15 for Fresno State (7-12, 1-5) which has lost five of its last six.

Colorado State got out to a 38-20 lead at the half by shooting 47.8 percent from the field while holding Fresno State to just 32 percent shooting.

In the second half the Rams cooled to 40.9 percent shooting but, using a 17-of-21 effort from the free-throw line, were able to hold on for the win.

The Rams had a 40-21 edge in rebounds and outscored the Bulldogs 29-17 from the charity stripe.

Game Notes

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Youngstown State wrapped up spring practices under first-year coach Bo Pelini Friday night, and he and his staff surely enjoyed what they saw in running back Martin Ruiz.

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel issued a statement Friday, offering an apology and thanks to fans, teammates and the organization for support during his recent stay at a treatment facility.

Peavy put on DL with back strain

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Flames head coach Hartley fined $50K

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