Las Vegas Holiday Classic - Colorado State Defeats Virginia Tech 88-52 - Recap
The battle between Colorado State and Virginia Tech didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Virginia Tech was handed an 88-52 defeat on Sunday at Orleans Arena.
Colorado State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites.
Colorado State got 18 points from Dorian Green and another 18 points from Pierce Hornung. Wes Eikmeier contributed 6 assists, while Pierce Hornung cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Virginia Tech got a 26-point performance from Erick Green, who was supported by 10 points from Jarell Eddie. Erick Green had 3 assists in a losing cause for Virginia Tech, while Erick Green grabbed 5 rebounds.
Colorado State led at halftime, 33-27.
Colorado State had a 45-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.