Boxscore
Stanford 69, Alcorn St. 51
Thursday, November 15, 2012 9:00 PM
Location - Maples Pavilion, Stanford, California
Officials - Rick Batsell, Scott Harris, Mike Syphers
Attendance - 4028

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Alcorn St. 21 30 51
Stanford 33 36 69

Recap


Stanford 69, Alcorn State 51:
Josh Huestis scored a career-high 18 points and grabbed nine rebounds as the Cardinal cruised past the visiting Braves.

Chasson Randle added 10 points and Stanford (3-0) had a 47-28 rebounding edge to overcome 34.4 percent shooting while leading by double digits most of the contest.

Anthony Nieves scored 12 points for Alcorn State (1-2), which committed 19 turnovers.

The Braves had an early 9-8 lead before Stanford went ahead to stay with eight consecutive points. The run grew to 18-4 as Gabriel Harris hit a 3-pointer - his only points of the game - to give the Cardinal a 26-13 advantage with 7:33 left in the half.

Stanford led 33-21 at halftime and Alcorn State was still within 10 with under 12 minutes to play when Huestis hit a basket to start a 13-2 surge that pushed the Cardinal lead to 58-37 with 6:41 left. Huestis was 8-for-10 from the field.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
Stanford has won eight consecutive games dating back to last season, including five straight victories to win the 2012 NIT title. … Josh Nicholas with 11 points and Anthony Evans with 10 also scored in double figures for Alcorn State. … Stanford’s Dwight Powell had 10 rebounds for his second straight double-digit outing on the boards.

Alcorn St. Braves

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Anthony Nieves 33:00 4-13 1-3 3-4 0 4 4 1 3 2 5 1 12
Michael Starks 11:00 1-2 0-0 1-2 0 4 4 0 1 0 1 2 3
Ian Francis 26:00 2-4 0-0 0-0 0 4 4 1 2 2 1 0 4
LeAntwan Luckett 25:00 2-7 0-0 1-2 0 1 1 3 5 0 2 0 5
Stephane Raquil 16:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 0 2 0 2
Josh Nicholas 22:00 5-6 0-0 1-2 2 5 7 1 3 0 2 2 11
Anthony Evans 34:00 4-10 1-3 1-2 0 1 1 0 2 1 4 0 10
Martrevious Sanders 8:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Tyrel Hunt 14:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2
Devonte Hampton 6:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 0
Jamaal Hester 5:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 2 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 2
TOTAL 200 21-51 2-6 7-12 5 23 28 9 21 5 19 6 51
  41.2% 33.3% 58.3% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 19

Stanford Cardinal

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Josh Huestis 26:00 8-10 1-2 1-2 5 4 9 1 2 1 3 2 18
Dwight Powell 27:00 2-8 0-1 2-4 5 5 10 1 3 2 1 0 6
Aaron Bright 30:00 1-7 0-3 7-8 0 1 1 2 3 0 0 0 9
Stefan Nastic 18:00 0-3 0-0 3-4 2 2 4 1 0 0 2 0 3
Chasson Randle 28:00 3-11 0-4 4-5 2 3 5 3 3 2 5 0 10
Christian Sanders 13:00 1-3 0-0 2-3 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 4
Anthony Brown 19:00 3-9 1-3 0-0 1 4 5 0 1 0 2 1 7
Roscoe Allen 12:00 2-4 0-0 2-4 1 3 4 1 0 0 1 0 6
John Gage 12:00 1-4 1-4 0-0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
Grant Verhoeven 6:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 2 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0
Gabriel Harris 7:00 1-3 1-1 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 3
Robbie Lemons 2:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-64 4-18 21-30 19 28 47 9 14 6 15 3 69
  34.4% 22.2% 70.0% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 15