The Utah State Aggies will face off against the Colorado State Rams in the Mountain West championship tournaments quarterfinals on Thursday for a tip off time of 9 PM Eastern. This game will be available on the CBS Sports network. Utah State comes into this game with a record on the season of 18–14, and we are victorious in the first round of the tournament against Air Force by the score of 83–56. Brandon Horvath had 18 points and 12 rebounds as five Utah State Aggies scored in double figures in the game.
Colorado State comes into this game with a record on this season of 24–4, this will be their first game of the Mountain West championship tournament. Colorado State has won four out of their last five games with the only loss coming to UNLV on the road by the score of 72–51 in a rout.
Justin Been is leading Utah State in points per game averaging 17.8 on the season with a field goal percentage of 54.9%, and a free-throw percentage of 78.6%. Justin is also the team leader in rebounds per game averaging 9.8. Rylan Jones is the team leader for Utah State in minutes per game averaging 27.6 on the season.
David Roddy is the team leader for Colorado state in points per game averaging 19.5 on the season with a field goal percentage of 57.5%, and a free-throw percentage of 71.1%. David is also the team leader and rebounds per game averaging 7.6. Isaiah Stevens is the team leader in minutes per game averaging 34.7 on the season.