Colorado State’s J.J. Avila moved up to the Mountain West Conference first team and CSU’s Daniel Bejarano earned second-team honors for the second consecutive season.
John Gillon scored a career-high 25 points, converting a critical three-point play in the final minute as No. 24 Colorado State overcame a 10-point, second-half deficit to beat Boise State 71-65 on Wednesday night.
The cohesion was instant at CSU, even with all the transfers and junior college additions.
No. 24 Colorado State won its 12th straight game to extend the best start in school history with a 75-54 victory over Charleston Southern on Monday night.
Gian Clavell scored a career-high 17 points, Joe De Ciman scored a career-high tying 15, and unbeaten Colorado State easily defeated Division II Arkansas-Fort Smith 88-60 on Saturday to win its tenth straight game.
J.J. Avila scored 19 points and Daniel Bejarano sealed the victory by grabbing a rebound off a missed free throw in the final seconds as CSU beat CU 62-60 Wednesday night to extend the best start in school history.
J.J. Avila had 21 points and 11 rebounds, John Gillon scored 20 and Colorado State knocked off Missouri State 76-61 Wednesday night.
Daniel Bejarano had 15 points, nine rebounds and five assists, and Colorado State beat Montana 83-66 in the season opener for both teams on Saturday night.
Point guard John Gillon is transferring from Arkansas-Little Rock to Colorado State, where he’ll have to sit out the upcoming college basketball season.