Scores

Final

Long Beach St 69

(2-3, 1-2 away)

Fresno State 61

(3-2, 1-1 home)

4:00 PM ET, November 25, 2012

Save Mart Center, Fresno, California

1 2 T
LBSU 37 3269
FRES 34 2761

Top Performers

Long Beach State: P. Pappageorge 23 Pts, 3 Reb

Fresno State: J. Brown 9 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

Long Beach St. 69, Fresno St. 61

Associated Press

FRESNO, Calif. -- Peter Pappageorge scored a career-high 23 points to lead Long Beach State to a 69-61 win over Fresno State on Saturday.

Pappageorge hit four 3-pointers and was 7 of 7 from the line, as he set a career high in a second consecutive game.

But Fresno State was hot first, taking a 14-6 lead on a dunk by Tyler Johnson, who would score 10 points.

At halftime, Pappageorge had scored 17 points and the 49ers were up 37-34.

Fresno State kept knocking. With just over a minute in the game, they cut the lead to five. But James Ennis tipped in a free throw miss and Pappageorge would make four free throws to secure the win.

Mike Caffey scored 13 points for the 49ers (2-3). Ennis had 11 points, nine rebounds. Dan Jennings added 10.

Allen Huddleston led the Bulldogs (3-2) with 13 points. Kevin Foster had 11 rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
LBSU
FRES
Points 69 61
FG Made-Attempted 24-55 (.436) 22-57 (.386)
3P Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 6-22 (.273)
FT Made-Attempted 14-21 (.667) 11-19 (.579)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 8 2

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DATEGAMELINKS
» Nov 25, 2012 LBSU 69, @FRES 61Recap
Dec 3, 2012 FRES 64, @LBSU 59Recap