Boxscore
San Diego St. 84, UC Santa Barbara 70
Thursday, December 6, 2012 10:00 PM
Location - Viejas Arena, San Diego, California
Officials - Dick Cartmell, Martin Cota, Glenn Mayberry
Attendance - 12414

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
UC Santa Barbara 29 41 70
San Diego St. 46 38 84

Recap


No. 15 San Diego State 84, UC Santa Barbara 70: Chase Tapley led five Aztecs in double figures with 23 points as host San Diego State cruised to its seventh straight win.

Tapley went 6-for-8 from 3-point range, leading San Diego State to its eighth straight win in the series. Jamaal Franklin added 14 points for the Aztecs (7-1). 

The Aztecs, who beat the Gauchos in overtime last season, put this one away early. After trailing 5-4 on a Taran Brown 3-pointer, San Diego State scored the next 14 points. The Aztecs, who won their 27th straight game against a team from California, led 46-29 at the half and got eight points from five different players before the break.

San Diego State built its biggest lead, 68-41, with 11:27 left to play. The Gauchos went on a late run but couldn't get closer than 14 points the rest of the way.

Kyle Boswell came off the bench to lead UC Santa Barbara (3-5) with 23 points. Alan Williams added 18 and Brown finished with 16.

Game notebook: San Diego State's lone loss was its season opener against Syracuse aboard the USS Midway. ...The Aztecs shot 11-for-17 from 3-point range. ...JJ O'Brien added a dozen points for San Diego State. ...UCSB shot 47.4 percent from the field in the game. San Diego State entered the contest having held opponents to 36.4 percent shooting.

UC Santa Barbara Gauchos

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Alan Williams 27:00 8-14 0-0 2-2 3 3 6 0 5 0 2 0 18
Michael Bryson 15:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 2 5 0 2 1 0
Nate Garth 27:00 2-7 1-4 0-0 0 2 2 9 2 0 3 0 5
Taran Brown 30:00 6-14 4-9 0-0 0 4 4 4 5 1 4 3 16
Lewis Thomas 15:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 2 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sam Beeler 10:00 4-4 0-0 0-0 2 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 8
T.J. Taylor 23:00 0-3 0-2 0-0 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 0 0
Kyle Boswell 31:00 7-10 7-10 2-2 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 0 23
Duke DaRe 13:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Mitch Brewe 9:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0
TOTAL 200 27-57 12-29 4-4 9 15 24 18 22 3 15 5 70
  47.4% 41.4% 100.0% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 15

San Diego St. Aztecs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chase Tapley 27:00 7-11 6-8 3-3 0 3 3 3 1 2 1 0 23
Jamaal Franklin 27:00 4-9 0-1 6-9 2 2 4 5 1 1 3 0 14
J.J. O'Brien 24:00 6-8 0-0 0-0 3 1 4 1 0 2 0 1 12
DeShawn Stephens 19:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 0 4 0 0 1 2
Xavier Thames 31:00 3-8 3-4 2-2 0 3 3 3 0 0 2 0 11
James Rahon 19:00 4-7 2-4 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 10
Winston Shepard 19:00 2-4 0-0 0-2 0 1 1 4 2 1 2 0 4
Skylar Spencer 18:00 2-2 0-0 0-1 1 2 3 0 2 0 1 1 4
Dwayne Polee II 13:00 0-0 0-0 4-4 1 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 4
LaBradford Franklin 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 29-52 11-17 15-21 8 16 24 17 10 8 12 3 84
  55.8% 64.7% 71.4% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 12