Gilas 23for23 cadet Remy Martin scores 13 as Arizona St. scores 5th straight win
ABS-CBN Sports on Nov 22, 2018 03:23 PM
Gilas cadet Remy Martin had another solid outing in Arizona St.'s win over Utah St. (FILE PHOTO)
Gilas #23for23 cadet Remy Martin scored 13 points as the Arizona St. Sun Devils won their fifth straight game to open the season as they edged the Utah State Aggies, 87 - 82, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
It was a battle of two undefeated squads, as the Sun Devils held a 4-0 record heading to the game while the Aggies enjoyed a 5-0 slate.
The 6 foot Filipino-American guard also added two rebounds and a three-pointer in 34 minutes of action.
Rookie Luguentz Dort, Martin's teammate, led everybody in scoring with 33 points, seven rebounds, and two assists on 10 of 15 shooting.
Junior Sam Merrill meanwhile led the Aggies, who fell to 5-1, with 27 markers.
Up next for the undefeated Sun Devils are the Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks at the Wells Fargo Arena in Tempe, Arizona on Thursday, Nov. 29, 10:00 a.m. (PH time).
ARIZONA ST. (87) -- Dort 33, Cherry 15 Martin 13, Lawrence 10, Cheatham 8, White 3, Lake 3, Mitchell 2.
UTAH ST. (82) -- Merrill 27, Brown Jr. 14, Knight III 13, Miller 10, Taylor 7, Queta 5, Ainge 3, Brito 3, Knight 0, Fakira 0.
SCORES BY HALF: 37-35, 87-82