Boxscore
Texas Christian 53, Cal Poly SLO 46
Friday, November 9, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Daniel-Meyer Coliseum, Fort Worth, Texas
Officials - Rick Crawford, John Hampton, Byron Jarrett
Attendance - 4494

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Cal Poly SLO 21 25 46
Texas Christian 20 33 53

Recap


Texas Christian 53, Cal Poly 46:
Amric Fields scored 16 points and Kyan Anderson added 13 as the host Horned Frogs slid by the Mustangs in the season opener for both squads.

Garlon Green had 10 points and seven rebounds as TCU was victorious in Trent Johnson’s debut as coach. Johnson left LSU for the Horned Frogs after former coach Jim Christian took the Ohio University post.

Brian Bennett had 10 points and 11 rebounds for Cal Poly, which shot just 35.2 percent from the field.

TCU shot just 41.9 percent but used a 10-2 run to take a 38-30 lead with 9:25 to play. The Mustangs pulled within 44-43 on Chris O’Brien’s 3-pointer with 2:26 left but Fields hit a jumper and Anderson drained a 3-pointer and added two free throws to give the Horned Frogs an eight-point advantage.

Both teams struggled to score early and Cal Poly led 5-3 midway through the first half. TCU took its first lead on Green’s basket with 34 seconds left but Drake U’u scored on a layup with three seconds remaining to give the Mustangs a 21-20 halftime lead.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Horned Frogs began the contest by missing 10 of 11 field-goal attempts. … Cal Poly has gone 36 consecutive contests without a player scoring 20 or more points. … Arkansas transfer Devonta Abron was scoreless in his TCU debut, missing both his shots and committing three turnovers.

Cal Poly SLO Mustangs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chris Eversley 26:00 4-15 0-4 0-0 1 3 4 1 2 1 4 1 8
Brian Bennett 28:00 5-10 0-0 0-0 5 6 11 0 3 0 1 0 10
Jamal Johnson 30:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 3 3 0 2 0 0
Chris O'Brien 34:00 2-5 2-4 2-2 0 1 1 2 4 2 1 0 8
Dylan Royer 16:00 1-3 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 1 2 0 1 0 2
Zach Gordon 12:00 3-4 0-0 1-2 4 2 6 0 0 0 1 0 7
Reese Morgan 13:00 1-3 1-3 0-0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 3
Drake U'u 20:00 1-9 0-1 1-2 0 1 1 2 2 1 0 0 3
Kyle Odister 19:00 2-4 1-2 0-0 0 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 5
Joel Awich 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 19-54 4-15 4-6 11 19 30 10 18 5 12 1 46
  35.2% 26.7% 66.7% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 12

Texas Christian Horned Frogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Amric Fields 31:00 6-10 0-2 4-8 0 2 2 1 0 0 2 1 16
Jarvis Ray 18:00 2-7 0-1 3-6 0 3 3 3 1 1 0 1 7
Kyan Anderson 34:00 4-7 3-5 2-2 1 1 2 2 2 2 1 0 13
Adrick McKinney 19:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 1 4 5 1 0 1 0 1 2
Garlon Green 32:00 4-7 0-0 2-2 1 6 7 0 0 1 2 0 10
Connell Crossland 14:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 2 2 4 0 1 0 2 1 0
Devonta Abron 12:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 1 3 1 0
Nate Butler 31:00 1-5 1-2 2-2 1 4 5 1 1 0 1 0 5
Thomas Montigel 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Clyde Smith III 8:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 18-43 4-10 13-20 6 24 30 9 6 6 11 5 53
  41.9% 40.0% 65.0% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 11