Three Tigers players scored in double-figures, Bruce Price (18), Dontrell Taylor (16) and Jerrell Houston (10). Their performances, however, were cancelled by Colorado State’s Marcus Walker who scored a tournament-record 43 points leading the Rams in a 65.3% shooting performance for the game, they shot 70.8% in the first half. TSU shot a chilly 43.5% from the floor on the game and 40.7% during the first half.
The Tigers got off to a poor start, falling behind 0-3 (19:06) on a
In the second half, the Tigers were able to cut into their double-digit deficit at the 10:13 mark, after a Darius Cox lay-up drew the score to 50-59, followed by a TSU 5-0 run that drew the score to 53-59.
TSU will next face the Akron Zips at 3:30p in their final game of the tournament. The Tigers are 2-3 all-time against