CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Brian Green went 4-for-5 from 3-point range and scored 19 points to lead Utah State past Southern Utah 66-53 on Saturday night. Green, a reserve, paced Utah State’s 28-11 advantage in bench points. The Aggies (2-1) also got 12 points from Tai Wesley. Ramell Taylor of the Thunderbirds (1-2) led all scorers with 22, but he was the only Southern Utah player to crack double figures. Utah State built a strong shooting advantage, hitting 22 of 45 (48.9 percent) to 13 of 36 (36.1 percent) for the Thunderbirds. The Aggies also converted seven 3-pointers to Southern Utah’s four, though the Thunderbirds did hit 23 of 25 free throws. The Aggies held a 33-23 halftime edge over Southern Utah, which never led.
Free News Delivery by Email
Would you like to have the day's news stories delivered right to your inbox every evening? Enter your email below to start!