LAS VEGAS -- — John Tonje led Colorado State with 20 points and Isaiah Stevens scored the game-winning jump shot with 2.7 seconds left as the Rams defeated Fresno State 67-65 on Wednesday in the first round of the Mountain West Conference Tournament.
Stevens' game-winner came on a floater in the lane.
Tonje also contributed five rebounds for the Rams (15-17). Stevens scored 19 points, going 7 of 16 from the floor, including 2 for 6 from distance, and 3 for 4 from the line. Patrick Cartier was 4 of 7 shooting and 4 of 5 from the free throw line to finish with 12 points.
Isaiah Hill led the way for the Bulldogs (11-20) with 22 points and six assists. Eduardo Andre added 20 points, 10 rebounds, two steals and three blocks for Fresno State. In addition, Leo Colimerio had nine points.
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