Colorado State Rams
The Louisville Cardinals put on a defensive clinic, shutting down Colorado State and dominated the Rams 82-56.
Pierce Hornung had 16 points for Colorado State, which routed TCU 81-60 in the opening round of the Mountain West Conference tournament on Thursday.
A year ago Horned Frog fans said goodbye to the old Amon G. Carter Stadium configuration. Fifty-two weeks later fans have packed into a stadium full of construction tape and cyclone fencing to cheer the Frogs on against the Colorado State Rams.
Boise State leapt at the chance to leave behind the Western Athletic Conference and join the Mountain West.