USU Men's Basketball Post-Game Quotes - at UNLV

 

 
 

Jan. 22, 2014

Recap |  Box Score

LAS VEGAS, Nev. -

TEAM NOTES

• Utah State is now 2-4 in Mountain West play and 12-6 overall.

• USU trailed at halftime for the second game in a row and fourth in its six MW games, and is now 1-5 this season when trailing at halftime, falling to 48-89 when trailing at intermission under head coach Stew Morrill.

• USU is now 2-4 on the road this season, having lost its last four after starting 2-0 on road, and Utah State has won 30 of its last 52 road games and is 108-90 in road games under head coach Stew Morrill.

• The Aggies are now 3-2 this season following a loss and 77-30 during the last 14 years.

• Utah State is 94-34 during the month of January under veteran head coach Stew Morrill, which includes a 56-6 record at home and a 37-27 road record. This is USU's third game on a Wednesday this season, now logging a 1-2 ledger on Wednesday, losing at Air Force on Wednesday, Jan. 1 before bouncing back to beat Colorado State on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 57-50. USU is 34-13 in games played on Wednesday under Morrill. USU played on Jan. 22 for the first time since 2011, when USU won the all-Aggie clash with New Mexico State, 59-59. Utah State is now 10-5 all-time in known games played on Jan. 22.

• USU's 42 points matches its fewest since Dec. 7, 1999 at Utah in a 77-42 loss, matching the fewest points for a Stew Morrill-coached Aggie team.

• USU is now 1-2 this season, having scored less than 60 points in three of its last four games, and is 27-52 when scoring less than 60 points under Morrill.

• USU posted season-lows for points (42), field goals made (16), field goal percentage (.308), three-point field goal percentage (.118) and assists (4), while tying season-lows for three-pointers made (2).

 

 

PLAYER NOTES

• Senior center Jarred Shaw has now scored in double-digits in the last four games as part of 11 games this season and 36th of his career, with his team-high 14 points Wednesday.

• With his team-high eight rebounds Wednesday, Shaw has now snared five or more boards in his last eight games played and 12 times this season.

• Senior guard TeNale Roland made his eighth start of season, but first since Dec. 7 vs. Pacific after starting the first seven games of the season.

• Roland snared a season-high six rebounds.

• Freshman forward Jalen Moore made his second start of the year, but also first since Dec. 7 vs. Pacific.

• Moore tallied nine points Wednesday, as he has now scored six or more points in 10 games this season.

• Moore also posted a season-high two blocks, and he now has seven blocks on the year.

• Junior guard Danny Berger's six points off the bench Wednesday was his eighth game scoring five or more point this season.

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