Orlando Robinson scores 1,000th career point, leads Bulldogs past San Jose State

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FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE) – The Fresno State men’s basketball team secured a 79-59 victory over Mountain West foe San Jose State on Tuesday. The Bulldogs were returning to action for the first time since December 28th after having three games postponed due to COVID-19.

Junior duo Orlando Robinson and Anthony Holland recorded a combined 51 points and 23 rebounds. For Robinson, it was the 19th double-double of his career.

Orlando Robinson entered the game with 977 career points. In the second half, he reached 1,000 career points, becoming the 34th player in Fresno State men’s basketball history to join that prestigious club.

Anthony Holland, meanwhile, set a new career high in points (20) and tied a career high in rebounds (11).

With the win, the Bulldogs improve to 11-4 overall and 1-1 in conference play. They win their ninth straight game over the Spartans and remain undefeated at home this season (8-0).

Fresno State’s next game is on Friday night at UNLV, with tipoff set for 8pm.

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