Fresno State 71, Air Force 59 / Final

Sat, December 30, 2017 7:00 pm (ET GMT)   Conference: Mountain West  
Location: Save Mart Center • Fresno, CA  
Falcons (59)
Bulldogs (71)
Score by Half: Air Force 24-35 - 59   Fresno State 31-40 - 71  
Team Rebounds: Air Force 2, Fresno State 1
Officials: Tommy Nunez, Brad Ferrie, Nate Harris
Attendance: 6,188
Top Performances
1Deshon Taylor (FRES) 18 pts (4/10 fg), 2/6 3fg, 4 reb, 4 ast
2Ray Bowles (FRES) 16 pts (7/9 fg), 2/4 3fg, 6 reb, 4 ast
3Lavelle Scottie (AFA) 9 pts (1/1 fg), 1/1 3fg, 5 reb, 4 ast
Game Forecasts
ELO Ratings: Before AFA 1105 (#214), FRES 1528 (#82)  After AFA 1103 (#214), FRES 1530 (#82)
ELO Points Transfer: 2
AP Game Recap

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) Deshon Taylor scored 18 points and Ray Bowles Jr. scored 16 and missed just 2 of 9 from the field and Fresno State handed Air Force a 71-59 defeat on Saturday.

Taylor finished 8 of 10 from the free throw line and Fresno State (11-4, 1-1 Mountain West) shot 53 percent (25 of 47) from the field. Jahmel Taylor added 10 points for the Bulldogs.

Trevor Lyons' layup with 2:46 left reduced Air Force's deficit to 63-56, but Nate Grimes replied with a quick dunk, Dehson Taylor shot 4 for 6 from the free throw line and buried a jumper and the Falcons missed their last four shots from the field.

Fresno State led 31-24 at halftime and led by double digits for most of the second half.

Ryan Swan led Air Force (6-8, 0-2) with 13 points.

News Articles
Ties: 1   Lead Changes: 1   Biggest Lead: FRES +14   Run: FRES 11-0 (1-09:44 to 1-07:12)
Play by Play
Matchup History
Season Series: Fresno State, 2-0 Previous 3 Seasons: Fresno State, 7-2 Since 1993: Fresno State, 18-7
AFA 52 FRES 68
FRES 64 AFA 85
AFA 69 FRES 78
AFA 50 FRES 82
FRES 73 AFA 67
FRES 65 AFA 63
AFA 72 FRES 62
AFA 66 FRES 72
FRES 76 AFA 64
FRES 58 AFA 61
AFA 71 FRES 51

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More Info & Glossary

MIN: Minutes, PTS: Points, FGM: Field Goals Made, FGA: Field Goals Attempted, FG%: Field Goal Percentage, 3FM: 3-Pt FG Made, 3FA: 3-Pt FG Attempted, 3FG%: 3-Pt FG Percentage, 2FM: 2-Pt Made, 2FA: 2-Pt FG Attempted, FTM: Free Throws Made, FTA: Free Throws Attempted, FT%: Free Throw Percentage, OREB: Offensive Rebounds, REB: Total Rebounds, AST: Assists, STL: Steals, BLK: Blocks, TO: Turnovers, PF: Points For, Eff: Efficiency score, UsgRt: Usage Rate (estimate of the percentage of team plays used by a player), PrRt: Presence Rate, PS: Performance score, O/U: Over/underperform vs. season perf score average

PTS: Points, Poss: Possessions, O-PPP: Points/Possession, Pace: Possessions per 40 Minutes, TS%: True Shooting (weights 3FG, 2FG, FT), eFG%: Effective Field Goal %, ORB%: Offensive Rebound %, DRB%: Defensive Rebound %, TOV%: Turnover %, FT/FGA: Free Throws/FG Attempts

BenchPts: Bench Points, 2ndChance: Second Chance Points, InPaint: Points in the Paint, OffTO: Points Off Turnovers, Fastbreak: Fast break Points, TimePoss: Time Of Possession

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