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Final

USC Upstate 46

(0-4, 0-2 away)

Oregon State 65

(1-2, 0-0 home)

    2:00 PM ET, November 18, 2007

    Carlson Center, Fairbanks, Alaska

    1 2 T
    UPST 30 1646
    ORST 30 3565

    Top Performers

    USC Upstate: L. Payne 17 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast

    Oregon State: M. Jones 23 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Oregon St. 65, S.C.-Upstate 46

    Associated Press

    FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) -- Marcel Jones scored 23 points as Oregon State defeated South Carolina-Upstate 65-46 on Sunday for seventh place in the BP Top of the World Classic.

    Jones missed just one shot, shooting 10-for-11 from the field, including all three of his 3-point attempts. He added five rebounds.

    South Carolina Upstate (0-4), playing its first year in Division I, stayed even with the Beavers in the first half. The lead changed hands five times and the half ended 30-30.

    The Spartans' Luke Payne opened the second half with a 3-pointer but Oregon State (1-2) answered with a 26-8 run and built a 56-41 lead behind 14 points by Jones. The Beavers shot 67 percent for the second half.

    The Beavers' Roland Schaftenaar led all players with 10 rebounds. Seth Tarver scored 16 points and pulled down nine rebounds.

    Payne was the only Spartan scoring in double figures with 17 points. Bobby Davis had eight rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UPST
    ORST
    Points 46 65
    FG Made-Attempted 19-53 (.358) 25-45 (.556)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-18 (.278) 6-12 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 3-7 (.429) 9-11 (.818)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 19

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