Feb. 20, 2013
San Diego State in First; Fresno State now second ...
San Diego State (10-1) maintained a hold on first place in the league standings with wins over Colorado State (60-44) and UNLV (86-50) last week ... Fresno State (9-2) took over second place with a 61-47 win over Wyoming (8-3) on Saturday.
Quick Hits ... Air Force sophomore Jimi Blagowsky recorded a career-high 13 points at Colorado State on Feb. 16 ... Boise State is set to face Air Force on Wednesday night for just the sixth time in the series. The Broncos are 5-0 versus the Falcons ... Colorado State hosts UNLV on Wednesday, the 38th meeting between the two teams. CSU is 21-16 vs. the Lady Rebels and 12-5 in Fort Collins ... Fresno State senior Rosie Moult needs three more steals to become the FS all-time career leader. She has 245 going into Wednesday's game ... Nevada senior Chanelle Brennan led the Wolf Pack with 22 points in their last meeting against FS. Nevada travels to Fresno on Wednesday ... New Mexico's win at Boise State on Saturday marked the first time since joining the MW that the Lobos have won four consecutive Conference road games in a single season ... San Diego State senior Courtney Clements moved into 10th place on the Aztecs all-time career scoring list last week with 1,292 points ... UNLV is down to eight healthy players for the rest of the season as sophomore guard Briana Charles suffered a broken right hand against Air Force on Feb. 13. Earlier in the season Charles missed action with a broken left hand ... Wyoming is 11-0 at home this season, the third-longest home win streak at UW, and the longest-active streak in the Conference. The next team to venture into Arena-Auditorium is first-place San Diego State on Feb. 20.
Hopkins Added to Wade Watch List ... San Diego State senior Chelsea Hopkins was added to the State Farm Wade Watch list on Feb. 4 by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) on behalf of the Wade Trophy Coalition. Hopkins leads the nation with three triple-doubles this season and is averaging 13.7 points, 7.6 rebounds and 7.1 assists per game. The State Farm Wade Trophy is presented to the nation's most outstanding NCAA Division I women's basketball player each year - one who not only excels athletically but also serves as a positive role model on and off the court.
Durbin & Sewell Named Capital One Academic All-District ... New Mexico senior Caroline Durbin (4.18 grade point average, Business) and Wyoming senior Chaundra Sewell (3.85 gpa, Pre-pharmacy) were recently named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-District VII Team. Both student-athletes advance to the Academic All-America ballot.