Denver 74, Arkansas St. 36
Tyler Thalken scored a career-high 19 points as Denver won its
eighth straight game, beating Arkansas State 74-36 on Thursday
Thalken hit all five 3-point attempts for Denver (10-9, 6-0 Sun
Belt), whose streak is its longest since a string of 13 victories
in a row in 1970-71. The Pioneers are unbeaten in Sun Belt play
after six games for the second time, the first since the 2004-05
Brian Stafford added 12 points for Denver, which was 11-for-21
on 3-point tries.
Rashad Allison led Arkansas State (10-11, 4-3) with seven
points. The Red Wolves had 20 turnovers, which Denver turned into
Arkansas State’s point total was its lowest of the season. The
previous low was 56.