San Diego St. 70, Oklahoma 55

Friday, March 22, 2013 9:20 PM
Location - Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Officials - Ed Corbett, Ron Groover, Lamar Simpson
Attendance - 20125

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Oklahoma 33 22 55
San Diego St. 31 39 70

Recap


San Diego State 70, Oklahoma 55: Jamaal Franklin had 21 points as the seventh-seeded Aztecs pulled away late to beat the Sooners in the second round of the NCAA Tournament in Philadelphia.

James Rahon added 17 points for the Aztecs (23-10), who will play Florida Gulf Coast in the South Regional quarterfinals Sunday.The Aztecs closed the game on a 22-7 run after Oklahoma tied it with 10:41 left.

Romero Osby led the 10th-seeded Sooners (20-12) with 22 points and eight rebounds. Amath M'Baye added eight points for Oklahoma, which was 5-of-20 from 3-point range and 4-of-8 from the free-throw line.

Oklahoma scored six straight points to tie the game at 48 with 10:41 left, but had only three field goals the rest of the way. Rahon answered an Osby 3-pointer with one of his own and Franklin pushed the lead to 61-51 with 4:27 left on a second-chance basket during the game-ending run.

The Sooners led 23-14 after Steven Pledger's 3-pointer with 9:40 left in the first half, but San Diego State used a 12-6 run to get within 33-31 by halftime. Franklin started the run with a three-point play and Rahon ended it with a pair of jumpers.

GAME NOTEBOOK: San Diego State has won 92 straight games when leading with five minutes left. ... Aztecs coach Steve Fisher improved to 15-6 all-time coaching against Oklahoma's Lon Kruger. ... San Diego State is 1-3 all-time against Oklahoma.

Oklahoma Sooners

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Amath M'Baye 24:00 4-10 0-3 0-0 2 2 4 1 3 0 1 0 8
Sam Grooms 18:00 1-3 1-2 0-0 0 0 0 3 1 0 2 0 3
Je'lon Hornbeak 24:00 2-5 0-2 1-2 2 0 2 1 4 1 0 0 5
Steven Pledger 22:00 1-8 1-6 0-0 0 2 2 0 4 0 0 0 3
Romero Osby 37:00 9-15 2-3 2-3 1 7 8 2 3 1 1 0 22
Buddy Hield 25:00 2-5 0-3 0-0 2 2 4 1 3 1 2 0 4
Cameron Clark 16:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 2 1 2 4
Isaiah Cousins 22:00 2-6 1-1 1-3 0 5 5 2 2 1 2 0 6
Tyler Neal 9:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Andrew Fitzgerald 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 23-58 5-21 4-8 7 21 28 10 20 6 9 2 55
  39.7% 23.8% 50.0% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 9

San Diego St. Aztecs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jamaal Franklin 37:00 6-13 2-3 7-7 0 8 8 5 3 2 2 0 21
J.J. O'Brien 28:00 2-3 0-0 2-2 2 2 4 3 2 0 2 1 6
DeShawn Stephens 26:00 3-6 0-0 1-2 6 5 11 1 2 0 2 1 7
Chase Tapley 28:00 3-10 1-4 3-3 0 3 3 2 2 1 1 0 10
Xavier Thames 34:00 2-9 1-4 0-0 0 6 6 4 0 1 3 0 5
Skylar Spencer 14:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
James Rahon 19:00 6-11 2-4 3-3 0 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 17
Winston Shepard 14:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 2 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 2
TOTAL 200 24-56 6-15 16-17 10 26 36 15 11 5 11 3 70
  42.9% 40.0% 94.1% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 11