No. 17/15 Men's Hoops-UCSB Postgame Notes
Dec. 6, 2012
SAN DIEGO -
Next Game: Saturday, December 15 | vs. San Diego | Viejas Arena at Aztec Bowl | 7 p.m. PT | 4SD
San Diego State wins its 27th straight vs. teams from California, which is the longest active streak nationally and is the longest such streak since 1996-97.
SDSU wins its 20th straight game in the month of December
The Aztecs win their seventh straight game overall and sixth straight home contest.
San Diego State wins its 30th straight regular-season game vs. unranked non-conference foes and improves to 50-1 in its last 51 home games vs. unranked teams.
SDSU wins its 11th straight vs. current members of the Big West Conference.
The Aztecs win their eighth consecutive game vs. UC Santa Barbara.
San Diego State won its 77th game in a row when leading with five minutes to play and 19th in a row when leading at the half.
Five Aztecs were in double figures, a feat accomplished for the first time this season.
SDSU won its 31st in row when shooting 50 percent or better from the field.
San Diego State is shooting 81.1 percent (60-for-74) from the free-throw line over the last four games after shooting 56.1 percent (69-for-123) the first four contests.
The Aztecs tied their season high with 11 three-pointers (also vs. UCLA and Arkansas-Pine Bluff)
SDSU finished 11-for-17 (64.7 percent) from the three-point line, the third-best mark by a San Diego State team at Viejas Arena and best since shooting a Viejas Arena-record 81.8 percent (9-for-11) vs. UC San Diego on Nov. 30, 2003.
The Aztecs shot a season-high 55.8 percent (29-for-52) from the field.
Over the past two games, SDSU is shooting 59.3 percent (16-for-27) from beyond the three-point arc.
Chase Tapley (23 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals, 7-11 FGs, 6-8 3FGs)
Jamaal Franklin (14 points, 4 rebounds, 5 assists, 1 steal)
JJ O'Brien (12 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 blocked shot, 2 steals)
Xavier Thames (11 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists, 3-4 3FGs)
James Rahon (10 points, 2-4 3FGs)
Winston Shepard (4 points, 4 assists)