Game notes: Rams, Rebels square off tonight on ESPNU




Dec. 23, 2010

Colorado State vs. Ole Miss | Game 10
Dec. 23, 2010 | 7:30 p.m. MT | Cancun, Mexico | Poliforum Benito Juarez (5,800)

COLORADO STATE RAMS OLE MISS REBELS
Record
6-3, 0-0 MWC
Last Game
vs. Appalachian St (W, 82-79)
Rank (AP | ESPN/USA Today)
NR | NR
Head Coach
Overall Record
250-198 (16th Season)
Record at CSU
38-66 (Fourth Season)
Record
8-2, 0-0 SEC
Last Game
vs. Texas State (W, 83-72)
Rank (AP | ESPN/USA Today)
NR | NR
Head Coach
Andy Kennedy
Overall Record
114-65 (Sixth Season)
Record at Ole Miss
93-52 (Fifth Season)
CSU STATISTICAL LEADERS OLE MISS STATISTICAL LEADERS
Minutes Played/Game
Andy Ogide (26.7)
Points/Game
Andy Ogide (16.8)
Rebounds/Game
Andy Ogide (7.9)
Assists
Jesse Carr (25)
Steals
Travis Franklin (17)
Three-Pointers
Adam Nigon (14)
Blocks
Pierce Hornung (6)
Field-Goal %
Pierce Hornung (.621)
Free-Throw %
Wes Eikmeier (.818)
Three-Point %
Dorian Green (.542)
Minutes Played/Game
Chris Warren (33.5)
Points/Game
Chris Warren (18.6)
Rebounds/Game
Reginald Buckner (5.9)
Assists
Chris Warren (46)
Steals
Trevor Gaskins (15)
Three-Pointers
Chris Warren (23)
Blocks
Reginald Buckner (34)
Field-Goal %
Reginald Buckner (.667)
Free-Throw %
Chris Warren (.934)
Three-Point %
Nick Williams (.500)
TEAM STATISTICAL COMPARISON
Category CSU MISS
Points/Game 77.8 79.8
Points Allowed/Game 72.9 69.8
Field-Goal % .491 .471
Opponent Field-Goal % .460 .409
Three-Point Field Goal Percentage .387 .338
Opponent Three-Point % .421 .351
Free-Throw % .668 .727
Rebounds/Game 33.2 36.6
Rebounding Margin +1.0 +1.8
Assists/Game 13.7 15.9
Turnovers/Game 14.1 12.6
Opponent Turnovers/Game 15.9 15.2
Steals/Game 7.7 5.2
Blocks/Game 2.4 5.5
BROADCAST INFORMATION
Television: ESPNU
Play-by-play: Bob Picozzi
Color Analyst: Miles Simon
     DirecTV: 208
     Comcast Digital: 404 
     Dish Network: 141
Radio: Colorado State Sports Network
Voice of the Rams: Brian Roth
     Denver: 560 AM (KLZ)
     Fort Collins: 600 AM (KCOL)
     Streaming: CSURams.com/allaccess
 
Live Stats:

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• Schedule/Results
Season Statistics

Opening tip
The Rams continue action at the Cancun Governor’s Cup, facing SEC foe Ole Miss on Thursday night at Poliforum Benito Juarez in Cancun, Mexico.  The second-round matchup between the Rams and the Rebels will be televised live on ESPNU, with Bob Picozzi calling the action and Miles Simon providing color analysis.  Tip is set for 7:30 p.m. MT.   

About Ole Miss
Ole Miss enters Thursday’s matchup against Colorado State with an overall record of 8-2, after picking up an 83-72 opening-round victory over Texas State.  The Rebels are riding a five-game winning streak. Two of their wins have come to teams in the Governor’s Cup tournament (Southern Mississippi and East Tennessee State).

The Rebels boast a high-powered offense that averages 79.8 points per game, and shoots .471 from the field. Ole Miss’s five most recent starters average 77 percent of their points, led by seniors Chris Warren and Zach Graham. The defense is led by Reginald Buckner who has tallied 34 blocks on the season. He also shoots .667 from the floor, a team best.

Head Coach Andy Kennedy, in his fifth season in Oxford, is coming off a 24-11 season that finished in the NIT semifinals.

Rams vs. the Rebels
Thursday will mark the first meeting between the Rams and the Rebels.  However,

CSU-Ole Miss links
CSU senior forward Andy Ogide began his collegiate playing career at Ole Miss, appearing in five games for the Rebels as a true freshman in 2006-07.  In addition, Ole Miss assistant coach Owen Miller served as an assistant coach at Colorado State from 2004-06 under former Rams head coach Dale Layer.

Looking ahead
The winner of the contest between CSU and Ole Miss advances to face either St. Louis or Southern Mississippi in the championship on Friday at 7:00 p.m. MT on ESPN2.  The losers square off at 5 p.m. MT on Thursday in the consolation game on ESPN2.  For a complete bracket, see Page 8 of this release. 


 

 

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