One of the top two scoring and rebounding duos in the nation
scored 44 points and had 23 rebounds between them tonight as
The pair could not have been better inside for
Point guard Anthony Thomas had a great game tonight as well
for the Broncos, scoring seven points, dishing out eight assists and getting
two steals. Thomas is now just eight
assists behind the 118 that Steve Connor recorded in the 1977-78 season for 10th
place all-time. He also is nine steals
short of 10th place on that list.
With his 11 field goals tonight, Larry passed both Arnell Jones (1987-88) and Steve Connor (1975-76) and is tied with Eric Bailey for ninth on the Bronco all-time field goals in a season list with 188. With a minimum of five games remaining, Larry can break into the all-time top five with 23 more field goals.
Larry and Nelson now have 899 points between them this season and shot up from 20th to tie for 11th on the all-time Bronco list with Abe Jackson and Booker Nabors, who finished with 899 points in 2001-02. Larry and Nelson have a realistic chance of breaking the school record of 1,021 with a minimum of five games remaining. Larry, Nelson and Tyler Tiedeman now have 1,267 points to tie with the 1986-87 trio of Arnell Jones, Chris Childs and Jeff Kelly. Larry, Nelson and Tiedeman now need just 85 points between them in five games to break that school record.
With 20 wins on the season,