The Fresno State men’s basketball team continues its four-game road trip on Wednesday and will begin a two-game series at Boise State. The Bulldogs are coming off a two-game sweep at Nevada, and they will look to get back into the win column against the Broncos (12-1, 8-0 MW).
The Bulldogs are led by sophomore forward Orlando Robinson, who is averaging 17.5 points and 9.9 rebounds per game this season. Robinson has recorded a six double-doubles, which is tied for No. 10 in the nation.
Meanwhile, Boise State has started conference play by sweeping New Mexico, San Jose State, Air Force and Wyoming to share the Mountain West lead with Utah State.
The Broncos have seven players who are averaging nine or more points per game this season, led by redshirt senior guard Derrick Alston Jr. (16.5 points per game).
Tip-off is set for 6pm on FS1.
6:33 pm: Fresno State leads Boise State 11-6 with 11:58 to play in the first half. Orlando Robinson has 4 points, while Kyle Harding has 3 points, The Broncos are currently 1-for-13 from the floor.
6:53 pm: With 3:14 remaining in the first half, the Bulldogs lead the Broncos 27-24. Fresno State’s Orlando Robinson and Jordan Campbell have 8 points each.
7:03 pm: Fresno State has led the entire first half and are up two at halftime, 30-28. Orlando Robinson leads all scorers with 9 points and 5 rebounds. The Bulldogs are shooting 44.4% from the field (12-of-27) while the Broncos are shooting 25.7% from the field (9-of-35).
7:30 pm: With 14:35 left to play, Fresno State has a 42-39 advantage over Boise State. Orlando Robinson currently has 11 points and 7 rebounds for the Bulldogs. Fresno State is shooting 47.2% from the floor.
7:42 pm: Boise State takes its first lead with 9:38 left to play, 48-46. Broncos’ Derrick Alston has a game-high 16 points.
7:49 pm: The Broncos go on a 9-0 run and lead 55-46 with 6:11 to play.
7:56 pm: Boise State is now on a 19-1 run and leads 62-47 with 4:13 remaining.
Final: Fresno State 51, Boise State 73.