Utah State Post-Game Notes
March 9, 2006
RENO, Nev. -
Utah State has now won four straight conference tournament games and improved to 27-21 all-time in conference tournaments, which includes a 12-14 record in quarterfinal match-ups.
Utah State is now 12-3 all-time as the number two seed in a conference tournament and has won six straight tournament games when seeded second.
Utah State has now won its last six games played at the Lawlor Events Center and improved to 14-8 all-time in the building.
Utah State improved to 22-9 on neutral courts over the last seven years.
Utah State shot a season-high 90.0 percent from the free throw line.
The 11 steals by San Jose State is tied for the most by a USU opponent this year, along with New Mexico State who had 11 against Utah State on Feb. 2.
Utah State's 17 turnovers is its second-most this season, while its four made three-pointers is tied for the third-fewest this year.
Over the last seven years, Utah State is 14-2 in conference tournaments.
Utah State is now 21-3 on the year and 149-17 over the last seven years when leading at the half.
Utah State shot over 50 percent from the seventh time in the last 10 games and for the 16th time this year.
Nate Harris recorded his seventh double-double of the year and 12th of his career. It was also the 27th time this year and 75th time in his career he has scored in double-figures.
With his 19 points, Nate Harris now has 1,421 career points and moved ahead of Jeff O. Anderson (1,406) and into 12th-place on USU's all-time scoring list.
Nate Harris has now won 95 games in his Utah State career, which is the most by a single-player in school history, passing Tony Brown who won 94 career games. Harris also tied Brown for seventh-place all-time at USU in career double-figure scoring game at 75.
Nate Harris has now played in 3,310 career minutes and moved ahead of Justin Jones (3,284) for seventh-place all-time in minutes played.
David Pak scored in double-figures for the seventh time this year and 12th time in his career.
Chaz Spicer scored in double-figures for the eighth time this year.
Jaycee Carroll scored in double-figures for 26th time this year and 50th time in his career.
Utah State is now 12-3 on the year and 103-10 over the last seven years when scoring 70-plus points in a game.
Utah State's 22 wins are tied for the ninth-most in school history, and USU has now won at least 22 games in each of the last seven years.