Bulldogs defeat Saints in CBI Championship Series Game Two to force a winner-take-all game on Saturday.
Bulldogs fall short against Lobos, 93-77
Fresno State erased a 15-point second half deficit with less than six minutes to play to stun Air Force 61-59 and advance to a Thursday quarterfinal meeting with No. 20 New Mexico
Fresno State's Paul Watson tabbed as Mountain West Freshman of the Year; guards Tyler Johnson (second-team) and Marvelle Harris (honorable mention) named to all-MW teams.
Tyler Johnson Scored 21 Points and Grabbed 10 Rebounds
Siena defeated Fresno State 81-68 to win the 2014 College Basketball Invitational on April 5.
March 26, 2014
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Fresno State falls to UNLV 75-73 in overtime
Four Fresno State players scored double figures, led by Tyler Johnson's 16 points.
Last Updated: June 5, 2014
2013-14 (SOPHOMORE): Played and started in all 39 games ... on the season, he averaged 14.3 points, 5.3 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.0 steals per game ... logged a Mountain West-leading 1,350 minutes for an average of 34.6 minutes per game ... named the MW Player of the Week for leading Fresno State to a thrilling season-opening 98-97 overtime win at UC Irvine with a career-best 30 points and seven rebounds while setting career-highs in seven statistical categories ... posted 32 games with at least 10 points, including seven with 20 or more and five with 25 or more ... collected four double-doubles ... converted 77.3 percent (150-for-194) of his free throw attempts ... earned All-MW honorable mention honors.
2012-13 (FRESHMAN): One of four Bulldogs to play in all 30 games ... made six starts - all during Mountain West play ... on the season, he averaged 7.4 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game ... logged a total of 743 minutes for an average of 24.8 minutes per game - the most of any of the Bulldogs' five freshmen ... made 76 out of 179 (42.5 percent) field goal attempts and netted 17 out of his 47 3-point attempts ... hit 52 out of 77 (67.5%) free throws ... also recorded 45 assists, 26 steals and five blocks ... scored a season-high 20 points in the Bulldogs' 89-64 win over Sonoma State on Dec. 30 ... posted 12 games with 10 or more points, including three with 15 or more points.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-sport letterwinner in both basketball (point guard) and football (wide receiver) at Eisenhower High School in Rialto, Calif. ... as a senior, named San Bernardino County Player of the Year, Citrus Belt League (CBL) Most Valuable Player and first-team All-CBL in basketball ... led Eisenhower High School to the CIF Southern Section Division 1A basketball quarterfinals with more than 24 points per game ... as a junior, named first-team All-CBL in basketball ... as a senior, named first-team All-CBL and second-team all-county in football ... named to Eisenhower High School's honor roll.
PERSONAL: Parents are Marvin Harris and Angela Hampton ... has seven siblings - four brothers, Joseph, Marvin, Markell, and Marquane, and three sisters, Marniece, Marshanique and Marshay ... his cousin Shareece Wright plays for the San Diego Chargers, and his cousin Milton Knox, plays on the Fresno State football team ... enjoys listening to music, playing video games, and joking around ... favorite athlete is Lebron James because he does it all ... biggest athletic thrill is dunking on a person or crossing them over ... most admires his mom and dad because they have done so much to make sure he succeeds in life ... chose to attend Fresno State because he felt it was the best fit for him and would fit in well ... also recruited by California, Colorado, South Carolina and Washington.