SMU Postgame Notes - December 22, 2012 - SMU 67, Alcorn State 52

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Dec. 22, 2012

Recap

SMU 67, Alcorn State 52
SMU (9-4), Alcorn State (2-11)
Leavey Center
Santa Clara, California


46th Annual Cable Car Classic - 3rd Place game

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NEXT GAME:
SMU hosts Furman - Sunday, Dec. 30 - 4 p.m. - Moody Coliseum
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TEAM NOTES
- Series with Alcorn State: 2-1
- SMU is 9-4 under Head Coach Larry Brown
- Mustangs 9-0 when scoring 60+ points
- Mustangs outrebounded Braves 35-23
- 8th time this season SMU has outrebounded their opponent
- SMU outscored Alcorn State 34-16 in the paint
- SMU made 22-42 FGs (52.4%) - 4th time shooting 50+% this season
- Made 20-21 FTs (95.2%) - 6th all-time in school history
- Best FT % since 2/6/10 at Tulane (19-20 - 95%)

INDIVIDUAL NOTES
Cannen Cunningham (#15 - C - 6-10 - So.)
- 8 points
- Career high 10 rebounds

Jalen Jones (#21 - G - 6-7 - So.)
- 19 points, 9 rebounds
- Career high 4 steals
- 10 points, 7 rebounds in 1st half

Ryan Manuel (#1 - G - 6-4 - So.)
- 8 points
- 8-8 FTs - Best FT shooting since Robert Nyakundi vs. SE Missouri State - 10-10 FTs (12/29/10)
- Career high 6 assists

Uche Ofoegbu (#5 - F - 6-4 - Fr.)
- Career high 4 points
- 3 rebounds


 

 

Nick Russell (#12 - G - 6-4 - Jr.)
- 14 points, 4 assists

Shawn Williams (#2 - F - 6-7 - Jr.)
- 12 points - 10+ points for the 5th time this season
- 5 rebounds
- Played all 40 minutes