Fresno St blitzes San Jose St setting multiple records
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Senior Deshon Taylor scored a career-high 37 points, Braxton Huggins scored a career-high 34 and Fresno State set a Mountain West Conference record with 23 3-pointers for a 121-81 win over San Jose State on Saturday.
The Bulldogs (22-8, 13-5) set a program record with 321-made 3s in a season and set the Save Mart Center record for most points in a game. Fresno State shot 23 of 38 (60.5 percent) from beyond the 3-point arc and Huggins set a school record with 10-made 3s in 16 attempts. Taylor, also a senior, finished 13 of 14 from the foul line and Noah Blackwell scored 25.
On senior night, Fresno State finished 40-of-62 (64.5) shooting overall. The Bulldogs led 59-40 at halftime and after the break missed just six of 28 shots (78.6) to score 62 points. The Bulldogs have won three straight and eight of their last 11 games.