SMU Men's Basketball Postgame Notes - November 28, 2012 - SMU 62 Utah 55

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Nov. 28, 2012

SMU 62 Utah 55
SMU (7-1), Utah (4-2)
Moody Coliseum
Dallas, Texas


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TEAM NOTES
- Series with Utah - Utes lead 1-3
- SMU is 7-1 under Head Coach Larry Brown
- Last start of 7-1 or better: 2006-07 season -- started 10-1
- Last start of 4-0 or better at home: 2006-07 season - started 5-0 at home
- 6-11 (.545) on 3FGs - 2nd time over 50% on the season (previous: 11/21 vs. Rider - 8-11 (.727)
- 22-44 (.500) on 3FGs at home this season
- Made first 5 threes of the game
- Went 6-8 in the 1st half
- SMU held a 24-14 edge in the paint
- 18-21 (.857) on FTs for the game

INDIVIDUAL NOTES
Cannen Cunningham (#15 - C - 6-9 - So.)
- 8 points
- Season high 8 rebounds
- Career high - 9 vs. Fresno State (11/15/11)
- Tied a career high with 4 blocks
- Previous: 4 at Texas State (11/17)
- Career high 4 steals

London Giles (#11 - G - 6-3 - Sr.)
- 6 points - 2-3 3FGs
- Shooting .500 on 3FGs this season (7-14)

Jalen Jones (#21 - G - 6-7 - So.)
- Second career double-double (20 pts, 16 rebs)
- Other: vs. Loyola Marymount (11/11) - 11 pts, 11 rebs
- 20 points - 4th game with 20+ points this season
- Career high 16 rebounds
- 8 offensive, 8 defensive
- 1st player with 15+ points and 15+ rebounds since Papa Dia (3/21/11 vs. Northern Iowa - 17 pts ,21 rebs)
- Leads the team in scoring with 16.0 points per game


 

 

Ryan Manuel (#1 - G - 6-4 - So.)
- 14 points - 5th 10+ scoring game of the season
- 6-6 FTs

Nick Russell (#12 - G - 6-4 - Jr.)
- Tied a career high with 8 assists
- Last game vs. Missouri State:
  - Tied a career high with 25 points (previous: 25 at Texas State - 11/17)
  - 20+ points for the 2nd time in his career
  - 9-15 FGs
  - Game-winning jumper with 0:10 left
  - Was named to Hoops For Hope Classic All-Tournament Team

Shawn Williams (#2 - F - 6-7 - Jr.)
- 10 points - 3 10+ scoring games this season