Lbeachst 37 32 69
Fresnost 34 27 61
Date of game: 11/25/2012

Recap: Fresno State vs. Long Beach State

Fresno, CA (Sports Network) - Peter Pappageorge tallied 23 points to lead the Long Beach State 49ers to a 69-61 win over the Fresno State Bulldogs in a non-conference bout at the Save Mart Center.

Pappageorge was 6-of-10 from the field including 4-of-8 from deep while also making all seven free-throw attempts for the 49ers (2-3). Mike Caffey also got into the mix as he scored 13 points and dished out six assists. James Ennis added 11 points and nine rebounds while Dan Jennings chipped in 10 points and seven boards.

Allen Huddleston scored 13 points to lead Fresno State (3-2), which also got 10 points from Tyler Johnson. Kevin Foster only scored five points but pulled down a game-high 11 rebounds while Jerry Brown contributed nine points and eight rebounds.

Long Beach led 37-34 at halftime after the team shot 48.1 percent from the field and knocked down 6-of-11 attempts from three-point range. Pappageorge broke a 34-34 tie by making a three-pointer with 42 seconds left in the first half. The Bulldogs stayed close by scoring 12 second chance points in the opening half.

Fresno State was unable to come back after the break as it shot only 35.7 percent from the field and made only 5-of-10 at the charity stripe in the second half.

Fresno State was able to convert only 6-of-22 attempts from three-point range in the contest. The 49ers managed to pick up the victory despite trailing 37-34 in the rebounding battle.

Game Notes

Illinois State rallies into FCS title game

If ever there was doubt about the Missouri Valley Football Conference being the top conference in the FCS, Illinois State provided a reminder on Saturday.

Cowboys' Murray active against Colts

Dallas Cowboys running back and the NFL's leading rusher DeMarco Murray is active for today's game against the Indianapolis Colts, although his playing time may be limited due to a broken hand.

Giants acquire McGehee from Marlins

The San Francisco Giants have acquired infielder Casey McGehee from the Miami Marlins in exchange for minor league pitchers Kendry Flores and Luis Castillo.

Vancouver's Hansen collapses on bench

Vancouver Canucks forward Jannik Hansen collapsed on the bench during the second period of Saturday's game against the Calgary Flames and had to be helped to the locker room.

Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.