The Bulldogs will vie for their first road win over the Broncos since 2004 when Fresno State visits Boise State on Saturday at 6 p.m. PT on ESPN3.
Game Notes: Fresno State
Jan. 2, 2014
Game 15: Fresno State (7-7, 0-1 Mountain West) at Boise State (10-3, 0-0 MW)
Jan. 4, 2014 6 p.m. PT Boise, Idaho (Taco Bell Arena)
TV: ESPN3/WatchESPN.com (Peter Young & Bill Herenda)
Radio: 940 AM ESPN Radio & www.GoBulldogs.com (Paul Loeffler & Marc Q. Jones)
Series record: Boise State leads 18-15 (overall) and 10-5 (games played in Boise)
Last Meeting: Boise State 72, Fresno State 63 (2/23/13 - Fresno, Calif. - Save Mart Center)
Next Up for Fresno State: vs. Air Force (Jan. 8); at Colorado State (Jan. 11); at SDSU (Jan. 15)
Fresno State is looking for its first win at Boise State since 2004.
Fresno State has won two of its past three road conference games.
This is Fresno State's sixth game this season playing a team that advanced to the 2013 NCAA Tournament.
This is Fresno State's third game this season on ESPN3.
Inside the Numbers
Sophomore guard Marvelle Harris is averaging a team-best 16.6 ppg.
Fresno State redshirt sophomore point guard Cezar Guerrero has scored 10 or more points in 13 of the Bulldogs' 14 games this season.
Fresno State is 3-0 in overtime games this season and has outscored opponents 37-22 in those three overtime sessions.
Fresno State is 6-0 this season when they `Dogs have a better field goal percentage than its opponent.
Under Terry, Fresno State has a +195 steal margin (557-362) by averaging 7.2 steals/game and a +2.6 steal edge/contest over 76 games.
Under Terry, Fresno State has committed fewer turnovers than or the same number of turnovers as its opponents in 58 of 76 games.
Fresno State Visits Boise State on Saturday Night
Fresno State (7-7, 0-1 Mountain West) looks to rebound from a conference-opening loss when the Bulldogs travel to Boise State (10-3, 0-0 MW) on Saturday night at 6 p.m. PT. The contest will be broadcast on ESPN3/WatchESPN.com, and can be heard live on 940 AM ESPN Radio and online at www.GoBulldogs.com.
About the Boise State Broncos
The Boise State Broncos are members of the Mountain West Conference. The Broncos are 10-3 on the season. Anthony Drmic leads Boise State with an average of 19.5 points per game. BSU started the season 8-0 before falling 70-55 at Kentucky. The Broncos are 6-1 at home this season. Boise State leads the MW in scoring offense and free throw percentage.
Against the Boise State Broncos
Boise State owns an 18-15 advantage in the all-time series with the Broncos winning six of the past seven contests. The 'Dogs last defeated the Broncos on Jan. 2, 2012 when Fresno State earned a 72-59 win over Boise State in Fresno at the Save Mart Center. Fresno State is also looking to snap a nine-game road losing streak to Boise State with the Bulldogs' last win in Boise coming back on Jan. 15, 2004 by the final of 78-61. This is the 34th meeting between the schools.
Harris Nets 25 in Bulldogs' 75-62 Loss to UNLV
Fresno State sophomore guard Marvelle Harris scored a game-best 25 points, but the Bulldogs couldn't overcome a strong second-half surge by the UNLV Runnin' Rebels as Fresno State dropped its conference opener 75-62 to UNLV on New Year's Day at the Save Mart Center. For Harris, it was his fourth career game with at least 25 points. Harris had 19 of his 25 points after halftime and grabbed seven rebounds. The Bulldogs' redshirt sophomore point guard Cezar Guerrero added 16 points and freshman forward Karachi Edo reeled in nine rebounds - eight in the first half alone.