Boxscore
San Diego St. 62, Indiana St. 55
Sunday, December 23, 2012 5:00 PM
Location - Stan Sheriff Center, Honolulu, Hawaii
Officials - Don Daily, Larry Spaulding, Winston Stith
Attendance - 6419

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Indiana St. 25 30 55
San Diego St. 28 34 62

Recap


No. 15 San Diego State 62, Indiana State 55
: Jamaal Franklin scored 19 points and matched a season high with 15 rebounds as the Aztecs held off the Sycamores to advance to the title game at the Diamond Head Classic.

Franklin recorded his fifth double-double of the season while Chase Tapley followed his career-high 33-point performance on Saturday with 13 points. San Diego State (10-2) has won 11 straight and will face No. 5 Arizona in the championship game on Christmas Day.

Indiana State (7-3), which upset Mississippi on Saturday, trailed by just three points at intermission and managed to take a 38-35 lead following two free throws from Jake Odum with 13 minutes remaining.

James Rahon nailed a 3-pointer and, after an exchange of baskets, Franklin sank four free throws to spark a 9-2 run to leave San Diego State with a 51-44 advantage. The Sycamores closed to within three points with 2:20 left, but Franklin sank hit four more free throws over the final 46 seconds as Indiana State was unable to make it a one-possession game.

R.J. Mahurin had 15 points to pace Indiana State.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Franklin scored in double figures for the 32nd straight game. … San Diego State shot just 4-for-17 from the 3-point line and converted 18 of 28 free throws en route to its worst offensive output since a 60-44 victory over Missouri State on Nov. 17. … The Aztecs have won 24 consecutive games in December.

Indiana St. Sycamores

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
RJ Mahurin 25:00 5-7 2-4 3-3 2 3 5 0 4 0 3 1 15
Justin Gant 30:00 4-8 1-1 0-0 0 6 6 1 3 0 2 1 9
Dawon Cummings 21:00 1-5 0-2 0-0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
Jake Odum 33:00 3-6 0-1 4-5 0 2 2 4 4 1 5 0 10
Manny Arop 30:00 5-13 1-4 2-2 0 5 5 1 4 1 3 0 13
Khristian Smith 30:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 1 5 6 0 1 0 2 0 4
Devonte Brown 12:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Brandon Burnett 4:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2
Lucas Eitel 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 0
Jake Kitchell 8:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 21-48 4-13 9-10 3 24 27 7 22 2 17 2 55
  43.8% 30.8% 90.0% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 17

San Diego St. Aztecs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jamaal Franklin 36:00 5-9 0-3 9-11 1 14 15 3 3 1 3 0 19
J.J. O'Brien 25:00 4-7 0-0 0-0 2 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 8
DeShawn Stephens 17:00 1-2 0-0 1-2 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
Xavier Thames 32:00 4-9 1-5 3-4 0 1 1 3 2 4 5 0 12
Chase Tapley 33:00 4-10 2-6 3-5 0 2 2 2 0 1 1 0 13
Skylar Spencer 18:00 1-2 0-0 0-2 2 3 5 1 3 0 2 0 2
Winston Shepard 14:00 0-5 0-1 2-4 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2
James Rahon 17:00 1-3 1-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 3
Dwayne Polee II 4:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
James Johnson 4:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-48 4-17 18-28 6 24 30 9 15 6 13 0 62
  41.7% 23.5% 64.3% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 13