Nov. 23, 2012
ABOUT THE 4-0 START
The Sun Devils are 4-0 for the fifth time in the past 28 seasons. ASU also started 4-0 in 2009-10, 2008-09, 2005-06 and 1994-95. ASU has not started 5-0 since 1985-86.
STARTING LINEUP THE SAME
ASU started the same lineup for the fourth straight game. Jahii Carson, Evan Gordon, Jonathan Gilling, Carrick Felix and Jordan Bachynski got the nod, as ASU last year changed starting lineups 12 times.
JORDAN HAS ANOTHER HUGE REBOUNDING NIGHT
Junior Jordan Bachynski matched his career-high with 13 rebounds. He also had 13 boards vs. Washington on Jan. 26, 2012. He also posted his third career double-double with 14 points and 13 rebounds. Dating to last season, he is averaging 10.8 points, 2.9 blocks and shooting .644 (65-of-101) from the field in the past 17 games.
COLVIN CONTINUE TO PLAY WELL OFF THE BENCH
Dating to last year senior Chris Colvin is averaging 9.2 points and 4.8 6ssists in his past 19 games. He is averaging 10.8 points on the year and shooting 15-of-29 (.517) from the field.
CARRICK WITH SIXTH 20-POINT GAME
Senior Carrick Felix posted his sixth 20-point game and notched a career-high with his 24 points on 8-of-10 shooting. He hit a career-best four three-pointers in just 27 minutes.
GILLING AND ABLE TO REBOUND
Sophomore Jonathan Gilling posted 13 rebounds and now has 40 on the year after grabbing just grabbing just 54 all of last season. He is averaging 9.8 rebounds and 10 rebounds per game through four games.
A WIN IN NEVADA
The win marked Coach Herb Sendek's third win in the state of Nevada. His Miami squad beat Long Beach State in overtime in Las Vegas 69-62 on Dec. 16, 1995, and ASU won at Reno over Nevada 78-75 on Dec. 17, 2010.