Fresno St. Rumors & News

  • Poeltl's rebounding carries Utah past Fresno State

    The Sports Xchange "DENVER -- Fresno State knew dealing with Utah forward Jakob Poeltl was going to be difficult. The Bulldogs were right. Poeltl had 16 points and a career-high 18 rebounds, Lorenzo Bonam scored 17, and third-seeded Utah beat 14th-seeded Fresno State 80-69 in the first round of the NCAA..." March 17

  • Fresno State 68, San Diego State 63

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Marvelle Harris scored 18 points to help second-seeded Fresno State beat top-seeded San Diego State 68-63 in the championship game of the Mountain West Conference Tournament on Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas. Junior forward Karachi Edo scored nine points for..." March 12

  • Fresno State 86, Utah State 85

    The Sports Xchange "Marvelle Harris had 34 points to become Fresno State's career scoring leader and the Bulldogs erased an 18-point deficit to ruin Senior Night in Logan, Utah, with a wild 86-85 victory over Utah State on Saturday. Harris drilled two free throws with 20.3 seconds left to give Fresno State an..." March 06

  • Fresno State 87, Colorado State 73

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Julien Lewis erupted for a career-high 30 points, leading Fresno State to an 87-73 victory over visiting Colorado State on Wednesday night at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, Calif. Lewis, who went into the contest averaging 6.9 points per game, made 11 of 16 field-goal attempts..." March 03

  • Fresno State 92, New Mexico 82

    The Sports Xchange "Fresno State guards Marvelle Harris and Julien Lewis combined for 53 points and 12 assists and the Bulldogs claimed a 92-82 victory over New Mexico on Saturday night at The Pit in Albuquerque, N.M. Fresno State (20-9, 11-5 Mountain West) won for the fourth straight time and New Mexico..." February 28

  • Fresno State 64, Air Force 63

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Marvelle Harris helped Fresno State storm back for a 64-63 victory over Air Force on Wednesday night at Save Mart Center in Fresno, Calif., sinking two free throws with four seconds remaining. Harris had 20 points, five assists and four steals for Fresno State (19-9, 10-5..." February 25

  • Fresno State 75, Utah State 68

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Marvelle Harris scored 22 points to lead Fresno State to a 75-68 victory over Utah State on Saturday at Save Mart Center in Fresno, Calif. Junior forward Cullen Russo had 17 points, five rebounds and four assists for Fresno State (18-9, 9-5 in the Mountain West Conference)...." February 20

  • Fresno State 79, Wyoming 75

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Marvelle Harris scored 25 points and made a career-best seven 3-point shots to lead Fresno State to a 79-75 victory over Wyoming on Wednesday in Mountain West play at Laramie, Wyo. Harris was 7 of 8 from behind the arc and the Bulldogs (17-9, 8-5) made a season-high 15 on 22..." February 18

  • Nevada 77, Fresno State 72 (OT)

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard D.J. Fenner scored 24 points and freshman forward Cameron Oliver recorded a double-double to help Nevada beat Fresno State 77-72 in overtime Saturday evening at Lawlor Events Center in Reno, Nev. Oliver had career highs of 20 points and 24 rebounds for Nevada (15-9, 7-5 Mountain..." February 13

  • Fresno State men’s basketball picks up commitment from Colorado transfer Jaron Hopkins

    The Fresno Bee "Fresno State added another key piece in building its future on the basketball court, receiving a commitment Tuesday from 6-foot-6 shooting guard Jaron Hopkins, a transfer from Colorado who out of high school was rated by one recruiting website as a top 30 player at his position. Hopkins, who..." May 14

  • Report: Fresno transfer Braeden Anderson to Seton Hall

    Asbury Park Press "With one final scholarship to give out for 2015-16, Seton Hall men's basketball desperately needed a contributing big man. It may have found one in a graduate transfer from Fresno State. Braeden Anderson, a 6-foot-9, 235-pound forward with an interesting backstory, will enroll at the Hall as..." April 27

  • Fresno State dismiss freshman Isaiah Bailey

    The Fresno Bee "Fresno State freshman Isaiah Bailey, the highest-rated player in the Bulldogs’ 2014 men’s basketball recruiting class, has been dismissed from the team due to violations of athletic department policy. “He’s a guy that we were counting on and could have helped us, but unfortunately he made a..." December 29

  • Fresno State men’s basketball: Cezar Guerrero still out, but Julien Lewis is zeroing in

    The Fresno Bee "The Fresno State men’s basketball team has not played with its full complement of players yet this season and is unlikely to have point guard Cezar Guerrero back when it takes on St. Katherine College in a Sunday matinee at Save Mart Center — the Bulldogs are still waiting for fall semester grades..." December 29

  • Jerry Tarkanian admitted to hospital, resting in ICU

    Las Vegas Review-Journal "Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is back in the hospital after waking up Wednesday morning struggling with his breathing, coughing and suffering from low blood pressure. Tarkanian, 84, was admitted to Valley Hospital Medical Center and was resting comfortably in the intensive care..." November 20

  • Cezar Guerrero, Fresno State basketball guard, ruled ineligible by NCAA

    The Fresno Bee "Cezar Guerrero won't be suiting up for the Fresno State men's basketball team in its season opener Friday night. And it's not clear when the junior guard might next play for the Bulldogs after the NCAA ruled him ineligible for not meeting continuing eligibility standards. Fresno State is..." November 14

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Fresno State men's basketball coach Rodney Terry signs extension

    The Fresno Bee "Fresno State men's basketball coach Rodney Terry has received a contract extension -- three years through 2018-19 season. Fresno State announced Monday afternoon that the deal has been signed. The Bulldogs went 21-18 last season, after going 13-20 and 11-19 in Terry's first two seasons, and..." June 17

  • Siena beats Fresno State to win CBI title

    Albany Times Union "Siena’s Rob Poole scored 23 points and Brett Bisping added 20 points as Saints easily defeated Fresno State 81-68 in Game 3 to win the College Basketball Invitational title before a crowd of 2,788 at the Alumni Recreation Center this afternoon. Siena (20-18) won the best-of-3 finals to earn its..." April 05

  • Fresno State Bulldogs Top Siena 89-75 in CBI; Tie Series 1-1 "Tyler Johnson and Cezar Guerrero combined for 25 points in a first-half barrage, as the Fresno State men's basketball team beat Siena 89-75 on Wednesday night in the College Basketball Invitational to set up a decisive third game. Siena (19-18) won the opener of the best-of-three series 61-57..." April 03

  • New Mexico 93, Fresno St. 77

    ProSportsDaily "Cameron Bairstow scored 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the second-seeded Lobos to a win in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference tournament in Las Vegas. Alex Kirk also scored 21 points for New Mexico (25-6), which will play Boise State in Friday's semifinals. Kendall..." March 14

  • San Diego St. 82, Fresno St. 67

    ProSportsDaily "Xavier Thames scored 22 points and Aqeel Quinn matched a career high with 17 as the visiting Aztecs completed a season sweep of the Bulldogs after drawing clear in the second half. Winston Shepard had 13 points and Skylar Spencer added nine for San Diego State (25-3, 14-2 Mountain West), which..." March 02

  • Wyoming embraces defense, prepares for Fresno State rematch

    Casper Star-Tribune "The Wyoming Cowboys have come a long way. After its second preseason scrimmage on Oct. 18, head coach Larry Shyatt said he liked his team's selflessness on the offensive end, but the amount of easy baskets was a concern. Riley Grabau and Austin Haldorson each drained four 3-pointers in the..." February 18

  • Cowboys hope to stop another winning streak against Bulldogs "The University of Wyoming men’s basketball team ended an opponent’s winning streak last week and hopes to do it again tonight. UW (16-9 overall, 7-5 Mountain West) hosts Fresno State (13-13, 6-7) at 7:05 tonight at the Arena-Auditorium. The visiting Bulldogs have won five straight, starting..." February 18