Scores

Final

San Diego 67

(4-5, 1-4 away)

Southern Utah 53

(2-6, 2-1 home)

9:00 PM ET, December 4, 2012

Centrum Arena, Cedar City, Utah

1 2 T
USD 36 3167
SUU 22 3153

Top Performers

San Diego: C. Anderson 13 Pts, 2 Reb, 6 Ast, 5 Stl

Southern Utah: D. Heuir 17 Pts, 8 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Blk

San Diego 67, S. Utah 53

Associated Press

CEDAR CITY, Utah -- Johnny Dee scored 17 points, Chris Anderson added 13 points, six assists and five steals and San Diego cruised past Southern Utah on the road Tuesday night for a 67-53 win.

San Diego (4-5) jumped out to a 14-4 lead when Mike Davis hit a lay-up with 12:37 remaining in the half and led 36-22 when the two teams headed to the locker room at halftime. Southern Utah cut the Toreros lead to three at 39-36 when Jayson Cheesman hit a pair of free throws with 12:06 to go but that's as close as the Thunderbirds got.

The Toreros held Southern Utah (2-6) to just 35.1 percent from the field and forced 16 turnovers while out-rebounding the Thunderbirds 43-31.

Damon Heuir scored 17 points, grabbed eight rebounds and dished out five assists to lead Southern Utah and teammate Jackson Stevenett had 13 points and eight rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
USD
SUU
Points 67 53
FG Made-Attempted 20-49 (.408) 20-57 (.351)
3P Made-Attempted 7-15 (.467) 3-21 (.143)
FT Made-Attempted 20-33 (.606) 10-15 (.667)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
Largest Lead 16 0

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