Spartans Knock Down 16 3-Pointers in Win Over Norfolk State


CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands - Trey Anderson posted a double-double, scoring 16 points and grabbing 10 rebounds to lead the San José State men's basketball team (3-2, 0-0 MW) in a 77-53 win over Norfolk State (3-2, 0-0 MEAC) at Paradise Jam.

  • The 16 threes is tied for the third-most in Paradise Jam tournament history, 
  • The Spartans were efficient from long-range, connecting on 50 percent of their 32 attempts while also being effective from the rest of the floor as they shot 51 percent overall.
  • Tibet Görener produced three of th 16 makes from beyond the arc and scored 14 points. In the process, he moved into a tie for eighth for most career 3-pointers in SJSU history with 121, tied with Noah Baumann (2017-19).
  • Myron (MJ) Amey Jr. recorded 15 points and for the second-straight game, dished out a career-high five assists.
  • Alvaro Cardenas also registered five assists and continued his streak of garnering at least four assists or more in every contest this season.
  • Adrame Diongue had three blocks for the second time this season, tying his career high.
  • The double-double was Anderson's third of his career.
  • The Spartans got off to a 23-6 start and led throughout the contest with the largest lead being a 26-point advantage.
  • The school record for 3-pointers in a game is 17, which was set at Portland on December 17, 2021.
  • Troy (vs. Winthrop, 11/20/2004) and Creighton (vs. Ole Miss, 11/21/16) were the other two schools to hit 16 threes in a game at Paradise Jam.

UP NEXT: The Spartans will play in the fifth-place game of Paradise Jam on Monday, November 20 at 4:15 p.m. AT/12:15 p.m. PT against the winner of the Howard/Florida Gulf Coast contest. Watch every game of the tournament on ESPN+.

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