Williams with 19, Fresno State downs Colorado State 86-65
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Bryson Williams scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, leading six players in double-figure scoring and Fresno State downed Colorado State 86-65 on Saturday night.
Deshon Taylor added 13 points for the Bulldogs (19-8, 9-5 Mountain West) who have won four straight. Jaron Hopkins had 12 points, seven rebounds and six assists, Terrell Carter II had 11 points and Ray Bowles Jr. and Jahmel Taylor had 10 points apiece. The Fresno State bench contributed 32 points.
The Bulldogs shot 55 percent from the field compared to 43 percent for Colorado State.
Fresno State led 37-26 at the break and a Bowles 3-pointer early in the second half made it 50-37 with 14:40 to play. Colorado State pulled as close as 60-45 on a Nico Carvacho layup with 8:42 remaining before the Bulldogs stretched it out again and cruised to the win.
Che Bob scored 15 points for the Rams (11-17, 4-11). Carvacho added 14 points and led the team with 11 rebounds.