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Stanford 68, Utah 65 - Postgame Notes




Jan. 12, 2012

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-Junior guard Chris Hines led all scorers with a career-high 21 points on 9-of-17 shooting. He also added two steals. His previous career best was 15 points at New Mexico on Feb. 19, 2011. It was Hines' sixth double-digit game of the year and his first since scoring 12 against Cal State Fullerton on Dec. 7.

-Senior guard Josh "Jiggy" Watkins finished with 16 points on 6-of-15 from the floor, adding five rebounds and give assists. He scored double digits for 13th time in 15 games this year, the 18th time in his last 20 games and the 37th time in 46 career games at Utah.

-Junior forward Dijon Farr finished with 12 points on 5-of-6 from the field and also contributed five rebounds, an assist and a steal. He scored double figures for the fifth time this season.

-Utah started the second half 10-of-10 from the field, taking a four-point lead with 15:24 left in the game.

-Utah posted season-highs of 10 3-pointers, 24 3-point attempts and tied with a season-high 27 total field goals made.

-The Utes got outrebounded 34-22, including 11-6 on the offensive glass.

-Utah shot just 1-of-9 (11.1%) from the free throw line, while Stanford made only 5-of-17 (29.4%).

Tipoff: Stanford
Scores First: Stanford

Utah Starters: Josh Watkins (G), Chris Hines (G), Cedric Martin (W), Dijon Farr (F), Jason Washburn (C).

 

 

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