Arizona St. 68, Coppin St. 52

Saturday, December 29, 2012 2:00 PM
Location - Wells Fargo Arena, Tempe, Arizona
Officials - Deidre Carr, Rod Dixon, Gregory Nixon
Attendance - 5623

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Coppin St. 26 26 52
Arizona St. 37 31 68

Recap


Arizona State 68, Coppin State 52
: Jahii Carson tallied 15 points, eight rebounds and seven assists as the host Sun Devils cruised past the Eagles.

Jonathan Gilling had 14 points and seven rebounds while Carrick Felix chipped in 11 points and six boards for Arizona State (11-2), which outrebounded Coppin State (3-11) 39-26 en route to its seventh win in its last eight games.

Troy Franklin, Michael Murray and Patrick Cole each scored 13 points for the Eagles.

After seven straight Coppin State points gave the Eagles a 21-17 lead with 6:36 left in the first half, the Sun Devils closed the opening 20 minutes on a 20-5 run courtesy of four 3-pointers, two coming from Evan Gordon.

After taking a 37-26 lead into halftime, layups by Felix and Carson and another Gordon 3-pointer pushed the Arizona State lead to 44-26 just 2:01 into the second half. Coppin State never threatened down the stretch.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Gordon finished with 11 points. ... Coppin State had just eight assists. ... Jordan Bachynski blocked five shots for ASU, which totaled 10. The Eagles had just two blocks.

Coppin St. Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Michael Murray 34:00 6-10 1-5 0-0 2 4 6 1 2 2 1 1 13
Taariq Cephas 31:00 0-6 0-3 1-2 2 3 5 4 1 2 2 0 1
Zach Burnham 18:00 1-5 0-1 0-0 2 0 2 0 1 2 1 0 2
Sterling Smith 33:00 2-7 1-4 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 5
Troy Franklin 24:00 4-8 4-5 1-2 0 2 2 2 4 1 4 0 13
Charles Ieans 20:00 0-7 0-5 0-0 0 4 4 0 3 0 1 1 0
Patrick Cole 17:00 5-9 3-4 0-0 1 4 5 0 1 0 1 0 13
Andre Armstrong 20:00 1-5 1-4 0-0 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 3
Darryln Johnson 1:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Niwayo Adjei 2:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-60 10-31 2-4 8 18 26 8 15 9 10 2 52
  33.3% 32.3% 50.0% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 10

Arizona St. Sun Devils

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jordan Bachynski 23:00 3-3 0-0 1-2 4 1 5 0 0 1 3 5 7
Carrick Felix 24:00 5-10 1-4 0-0 2 4 6 2 1 1 2 1 11
Jahii Carson 35:00 6-12 1-5 2-2 0 8 8 7 0 2 2 0 15
Jonathan Gilling 31:00 5-11 4-9 0-0 0 7 7 4 1 1 0 0 14
Evan Gordon 31:00 4-7 3-5 0-0 0 4 4 3 1 1 1 1 11
Chris Colvin 21:00 2-4 1-3 2-2 1 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 7
Ruslan Pateev 9:00 0-1 0-0 3-4 1 3 4 0 1 0 2 1 3
Eric Jacobsen 9:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Kenny Martin 8:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 0 2 2 0 2 0 2 1 0
Bo Barnes 9:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 25-53 10-30 8-10 8 31 39 17 7 6 14 10 68
  47.2% 33.3% 80.0% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 14