San Diego St. Rolls Colorado State, College Basketball Roundup


Published on January 2 2014 6:23 am
Last Updated on January 2 2014 6:23 am
Written by Millie Lange

Rams Rolled By Aztecs

(Ft. Collins, CO) -- Daniel Bejarano tallied 22 points and eight rebounds as the Colorado State Rams were rolled 71-61 at Moby Arena by San Diego State last night. J.J. Avila added 15 points and six rebounds for Colorado State, which dropped to 9-5 and 0-1 in the Mountain West. The Rams continue Mountain West play Saturday against the Lobos in New Mexico.

Illini To Host Penn State

The Illinois Fighting Illini and DePaul Blue Demons both continue their respective conference schedules on Saturday. The Illini, at 12-2, host 9-5 Penn State. The Blue Demons are on the road to take on Marquette in Big East action. Both teams are 8-6 thus far. Meanwhile, Notre Dame hosts Duke Saturday to tip off their ACC schedule. The Irish are 9-4 while the Blue Devils come in at 11-2.

Wildcats Face Wisconsin

(Evanston, IL) -- The Northwestern Wildcats have a tough test tonight in number-five Wisconsin as they open up the Big Ten slate. Tip is scheduled for 6 p.m. on ESPN2 from Welsh-Ryan Arena. The Wildcats are 7-6 after a one-point loss to DePaul on December 27. The Badgers are a perfect 13-0 so far following a blow out win over Prairie View A&M. This is also Wisconsin's Big Ten opener.

Wednesday January 1 Scoreboard

NCAA Top-25 Men's Basketball  ("USA Today" Rankings)

#19 San Diego State 71, Colorado State Rams 61

Thursday, January 2 Schedule (All Times Central)

NCAA Top-25 Men's Basketball  ("USA Today" Rankings)

9:00 p.m. - #1 Arizona Wildcats host Washington State Cougars

6:00 p.m. - #5 Wisconsin Badgers at Northwestern Wildcats

7:05 p.m. - #7 Wichita State Shockers at Southern Illinois Salukis

7:00 p.m. - #10 Oregon Ducks at Utah Utes

8:00 p.m. - #21 Gonzaga Bulldogs host Saint Mary's Gaels

9:00 p.m. - #24 Colorado Buffaloes host Oregon State Beavers