Boxscore
San Diego St. 98, Texas Christian 92
Saturday, March 3, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Daniel-Meyer Coliseum, Fort Worth, Texas
Officials - Dan Chrisman, Doran Goteshall, Robert Lehigh
Attendance - 5955

Final Scoring Summary

FinalOT 1 2 X T
San Diego St. 46 37 15 98
Texas Christian 34 49 9 92

Recap


San Diego State 98, Texas Christian 92 (OT): Jamaal Franklin scored four of his career-high 35 points in overtime as the No. 23 Aztecs claimed a share of the Mountain West Conference regular season title and the top seed in the conference tournament.
 
San Diego State (24-6, 10-4 MWC) led by 18 with 15 minutes to play, but Texas Christian (17-13, 7-7) stormed back with a 29-11 run and tied the game at 77 with 5:39 remaining.
 
After Hank Thorns hit a 3-pointer with two minutes left to give Texas Christian an 83-80 lead, Tim Shelton forced overtime on his three-point play with 21 seconds to go.
 
Franklin tallied his 11th double-double with 13 rebounds for the Aztecs, who improved to 4-0 in overtime this season and 14-1 in their last 15 overtime games.
 
The Horned Frogs lost for only the third time in 16 home games despite Thorns’ 25 points and six rebounds. Reigning MWC Player of the Week J.R. Cadot added 24 points and eight boards.
 
After San Diego State jumped to a 94-88 lead in overtime, Thorns made it a three-point game on his fifth 3-pointer with 47 seconds left, but the Aztecs hit three of their next six free throws to secure the victory.
 
Chase Tapley scored 18 points and Xavier Thames added 16 for the Aztecs, who outrebounded Texas Christian 47-34 and won their eighth straight against the Horned Frogs.
 
GAME NOTEBOOK: San Diego State closed the regular season with two road wins for the first time since 1977. … Franklin was 14 of 17 from the free throw line, and he's 34 of 39 over his last three games. … The Aztecs share the conference title with New Mexico, which beat Boise State 76-61 earlier Saturday. … Texas Christian, which will join the Big 12 next season, was playing its final home game as a member of the Mountain West. … San Diego State improved to 13-4 all-time against the Horned Frogs. … Texas Christian fell to 2-2 this season in overtime. ... The loss was Texas Christian's first in seven conference home games this season.

San Diego St. Aztecs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jamaal Franklin 42:00 9-18 3-8 14-17 1 12 13 5 3 2 6 1 35
James Rahon 32:00 4-9 2-5 2-2 1 2 3 0 5 1 1 0 12
Tim Shelton 18:00 2-4 0-0 2-3 1 1 2 3 5 0 1 0 6
Chase Tapley 43:00 7-20 1-5 3-3 1 5 6 4 0 1 1 0 18
Xavier Thames 36:00 7-8 0-0 2-2 1 6 7 2 5 0 1 0 16
Garrett Green 20:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 2 3 5 0 3 0 1 0 0
LaBradford Franklin 12:00 0-1 0-1 3-4 2 0 2 2 3 1 3 0 3
DeShawn Stephens 21:00 3-4 0-0 2-7 4 5 9 0 1 1 1 0 8
Narbeh Ebrahimian 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 225 32-65 6-19 28-38 13 34 47 16 26 6 15 1 98
  49.2% 31.6% 73.7% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 15

Texas Christian Horned Frogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Kyan Anderson 38:00 2-4 1-2 4-5 1 1 2 2 3 1 1 0 9
J.R. Cadot 35:00 6-12 2-4 10-12 3 5 8 2 4 1 3 0 24
Connell Crossland 20:00 2-4 0-1 2-2 1 3 4 2 1 0 0 1 6
Hank Thorns 42:00 8-21 5-10 4-6 0 6 6 3 5 2 1 0 25
Craig Williams 25:00 2-12 1-6 2-3 0 7 7 1 4 0 0 0 7
Adrick McKinney 16:00 3-4 0-0 2-4 0 1 1 1 5 2 2 0 8
Garlon Green 30:00 3-6 0-1 0-0 1 3 4 0 2 1 1 0 6
Nate Butler 11:00 1-3 1-1 0-1 1 0 1 0 1 2 1 1 3
Amric Fields 8:00 2-4 0-1 0-1 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 4
Cheick Kone 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Zurcher 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 225 29-70 10-26 24-34 8 26 34 11 27 9 9 2 92
  41.4% 38.5% 70.6% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 9
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